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Shingles before the rash appears

Premium Questions

Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

also have adult onset asthma ) which I stopped taking at first sign of rash...then I thought shingles ... doesn't seem to weep or blister and there's no crusting....then I remembered the night before... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

to prove shingles exist, however, the last time I waited until the rash appeared & was told by my PCP ...Is there a prescription for suspected shingles ( tingling on right back, migraines,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rudina Balliu MD

i AM HAVING PAIN FROM AN OUTBREAK OF SHINGLES , STARTED ANTIVIRAL MEDS 7/3 10 PILLS PER DAY ITS 4 ... 2 per day, 5 times daily dosage of acyclovir = 800 MG 5times per day since diagnosis 7/3, new rash ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rudina Balliu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Is shingles contagious? At what point is it ok to be around people? How long should I wait to get the vaccine after rash is gone? ... View answer

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

I have the beginning stages of what appears to be shingles . A couple blisters...quite large. Is my 2 yr. old Grandson at risk if I babysit him? Should I be breaking the blisters to drain the fluid ... 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. Sumant Kumar Sharma MD

I had Shingles last year. My only symptom prior to the rash was extreme pain in my left arm, from arm pit to finger. I had that for a week before the rash appeared across my shoulders and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumant Kumar Sharma ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

I was diagnosed with shingles yesterday. I thought I had a painful bowel blockage for a week before the rash finally appeared. Is the pain prior to rash normal or could I have two things... View answer

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

Hi Doctor and thank you ! I just Of recent came down with a slight case of shingles diagnosed about 4 days rash started on left arm and back of neck and one rash bump on right toe and ne rash... View answer

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

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. The rash can be due to many factors. Shingles has a very sever burning type of pain and appears as a streak, strip on a single side of the face or body. What are the other symptoms you have?

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

typical painful rashes with fever.

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Your not really in the age group for shingles. But it certainly could be. If the blisters follow each other in a line curving down your chest.. then it sounds right. The treatment of shingles is painkillers...