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Lysine for shingles

Premium Questions

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. Rakhi Tayal MD

I am 55 years old, truck driver, female, good health except for the symptoms of shingles ... brain (itches and hurts like the others) Can shingles act this way? Very painful and starting to affect ...

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

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

Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

How can one treat shingles when they are inwardly and are they contagious? This pain and burning, sticking , numbing, tingling sensation has been going on for several weeks it is superficial, not deep ...

Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Is shingles contagious? I had Shingles at age 10 y.o. in the brachial nerve branch on the left side ... notices two groups of red sores in that area and they are sore to touch. I have had the Shingles...

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 I read...

Dr. RAJESH RAGHUWANSHI MD

I am experiencing a bad outbreak of shingles and am getting lots of contradictory messages re ... arginine content. Other sources stress their high lysine content and say they are very good for dealing ...

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My wife is in the 7th week with shingles, blisters and rash have just about cleared up, but the nerve pain is tremendous. She s taking prescription Gabapentin(100mg) at bedtime, L-Lysine(500mg ...

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I need information about shingles and if/how it can be transmitted to other people. ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Divakara MD

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

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Dr. Shanthi.E MD

typical painful rashes with fever.