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Is lysine effective in preventing shingles

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Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

Tramadol and unfortunately is not very effective and upsets my stomach. I take Lysine and a few other ...Hello and thank you, I have chronic shingles on the left side of my body and I am allergic ...

Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Is there any effective treatment for post shingle pain that is over 3 years? ...

Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi, my best friend has developed shingles and an allergic reaction to the shingles. so shingles and a complicated rash. The health food store has recommended l- lysine to ease symptoms but as a...

Dr. Aditya Bhabhe MD

Shingles how does the vaccination prevent ou from getting shingles? Should it be given to an individual on dialysis? If ou get shingles can you get it again or have developed an amunity to the...

Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

Will zovirax help if I have and had shingles for 6 1/2 years? ...

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Sudarshan MD

I take L-Lysine for cold sores and rarely have them, but when I do get one, I run to the Lysine. Recently I decided to take 500 mg of the L-Lysine/day in the hopes that it will keep me from ever having...

Dr. Govindaraj MD

Yes. I am diabetic but it is controlled. I just ha a Shingles outbreak..1st I am 65. I cannot take the Valtrac prescribed..bad side effects. I read I can take lysine supplements, which might help. Then...

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have had four outbreaks of shingles this past year. I m on an antiviral (ValACYclovir-1 gm/day) now to prevent outbreaks. What are the signs I should look for as far as adverse effects ...

Dr. Shinas Hussain MD

I have been applying salt water compresses to my mothers shingles rash. What are the chances of getting shingles myself? I had chickenpox in my childhood. Should I get the shingles vaccine. Will...

Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

I have had shingles nine times, yes I had the shot for them. That was the fourth time I got them ..., and butt cheek. I did have chicken pox and measles at the same time as a child. Why am I getting shingles ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

I recommend you seek immediate medical attention. You will need to be started on medication for pain control and an antiviral medication to help prevent long term pain from the shingles

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM You can go to the ER – but it is not an emergency! Appropriate treatment demands accurate diagnosis Diagnosis needs physician consultation and investigations… Get examined… It is treatable and...

Dr.  Divakara MD

HI Shingles is a common name used for Herpes Zoster . No it is not a STD