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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Hi, I have postherpetic neuralgia and I have nerve pain

Hi, I have postherpetic neuralgia and I have nerve pain off and on where my shingles rash was. But I also have various muscle aches and now I have lower abdominal pain which just started. I take Gabapentin and a lot of Ibuprofen. My question is about the abdominal pain. Do you think it could be related to the neuralgia?
Tue, 30 Oct 2018
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