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Pain before shingles breakout

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Hi I am 61 years old, I got shingles 10 XXXXXXX ,started with pain and after rush,to day rush almost gone but I still have pain,,I would like have shingles shot ,but in clinic ,they say. I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Oncologist)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

, had same symptoms for the start-before blisters- of shingles 6 years ago) my Dr can call in since I am ... the fact I caught it early, the medication used cleared it before it became painful. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

Dr. Prof. XXXXXXX Saha I am a little better. However, I am still in pain, but not as severe as before. I believe that I have i ternal shingles . I completed a ten day round of Valtrex and I feel ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

pretty much gone! Because i am weakened by shingles -- which I contracted on 12.24.14!, my immume system is shot. I'm getting stronger everyday. I had a painful bout with thrush . My doctor gave me the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Prabhash Verma MD

What causes Shingles to breakout? I was 17 the first time I broke out with a rash & dismissed ... to spine. What can I do to prevent this occurrence? It s painful across areas shortly before the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhash Verma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Rajesh Choda MD

HI I had about a three inch break out of shingles. It mostly itched and was not painful. However, right before the breakout I had severe pain in my knee, and other leg joints. The... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajesh Choda ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Johny Chacko MD

I was diagnosed with shingles last week. My rash was just a small patch on my back. Before the rash ... my EKG was normal as well as cardiac enzymes. Could the pains be symptoms of shingles even... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

with I thought severe gas pain....now I ve broken out with shingles on left side....could this all ... pain just like before. YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Som Lakhani MD

Hi I have shingles at the moment but only a mild form. They are more of a rash no blisters and it is not painful. I have had them a week and have just finished a course of Aciclovir. My daughter has just had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Som Lakhani ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

typical painful rashes with fever.

Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna MD

Shingles contact is by direct touch and it can be seen mostly in immunocompromised patients.This virus causes chickenpox and after having this disease virus will stay dormant in your nerves for very long time and...

Dr. Behar Greca MD

Hi, thank you for posting. To treat shingles you should take Acyclovir. Before starting the treatment you should consult your dermatologist. All the best. Dr. Behar.