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Pain relief for post herpetic neuralgia

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Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

and shoulders with headache on top and sometimes in back with tight band feeling . Sone eye pain and pressure . Mostly tight with dull ache on top of head . Have taken Aleve and ibuprofen with some relief .... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

't know what to do. Do I need some evaluation about Shingless, I'm taking Advil for a pain, sometimes it's really bad pain. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

am allergic to gabapentin ... have used oxycodone /aceetametphene.... with limited relief I have had 4 intercostal blocks with temporary relief HELP ..... ... View answer

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Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

Is postherpetic neuralgia conageous? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

My father has shingles and has been told he is in the post herpetic neuralgia phase. He is 82 yrs ... recently. They do give a small relief but only for a while. His pain is so bad that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Manish Purohit MD

I am looking for a Dr. who can help me with my post herpatic newralgia pain. I got shingles on july 11, I have been on neurotin most of the time. I have been on 18oomg for about 2 weeks. I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manish Purohit ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have had severe post herpetic neuralgia for the past several years. no treatments have brought relief. It is being recommended that I have an implantable electric pulse device. I am 75 years... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Treatment for PHN that is effective. I have had PHN for almost one year. I am a vet. And 75 years of age. I get all my medical treatment through the vets. In PHx., az. I am taking medication for PHN now. Gab ape tin and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Hiren Hirpara MD

After a bad response to lyrica for shingles, now years later, i suffer from post herpetiC neuropTHYIN HAnsD AND FEET BuT HAD NO GOOd OR BAD REPONSE TO GABAPENTIn, KEPT UPPINgTHe DOSAGE WITH NO NOTICABLE RESULTS. do you... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hiren Hirpara ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. J. Clive Spiegel MD

i m suffering from post herptic neuralgia from last 3 days.. prevoiusly i was affected by herpis zoster 15 days ago.i still have a black marks strain on the left side of forehead .. i have a countinous ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. J. Clive Spiegel ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi YOU seem to be suffering from post Herpetic neuralgia which has such presentation. Drug like Carbazepine taken in consultation with your physician will provide much needed relief. Take...

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hello, I am really empathetic to know about post-herpetic neuralgia in your case. The pain in post-herpetic neuralgia is really troublesome and considered to be one of the worst...

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Dear Sir, Your symptoms are suggestive of Post herpetic neuralgia. It will take quite some time to get rid of the pain. You may get benefit from drugs like Amitryptiline or Gabapentine for that...