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Is Vicks Vapo rub safe to be used on shingles rashes?

safely apply Vicks Vapo Rub On The Healing Rash and Will it Help the Sensitive Itching/Slight Burning? ...I have the shingles: prescribed nine days ago vaccliclvyr (?) Ointment and pills for a week, 3 ...

Reddish mark on the calf. Itching and tinging. Shingles?

? It took awhile to heal, but recently rubbed/ irritated the scar tissue and it is now sort of itchy, stinging. Nothing serious, but just thought it odd that it is taking so long to heal? Can shingles present ...

Are itchy rashes and pain in back due to shingles?

Hi I have had itching and pain(have psin from deteristed discs) on my neck at the back its hardvtovsee but can feel a rash which whenni rub it feels fery rashy could it be shingles? I had shingles ...

What is Shingles?

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

Are shingles contagious?

are shingles contagious- my husband has a lot of oozing sores on his leg- I have had them once a long time ago- I have crhones disease and ibm associated with als- just wondering if I will get them ...

Is shingles contagious?

with shingles, an area under her right breast. She spent the weekend here and showed me the red area and showed ... went to the doctor who told her she has a case of the shingles. Now am I in danger of catching this. I ...

Is shingles contagious?

to the doctor who then said she had shingles. she had told me she had the rash for a week.she called after ... if shes covered. i am worried because she was in the blistered state not scabbed over. i had shingles six ...

Is shingles contagious?

My question is regarding shingles/chickenpox and times of being contagious. 1st my mother in law was diagnosed with shingles, three weeks later my niece broke out with chickenpox who lives with my mother ...

Is shingles contagious?

My GP yesterday diagnosed me with SHINGLES. He told me that it is highly communicable, yet I just read one of your articles and it states that it isn t. I am 76 and my wife 64+. we both have cancers ...

Is shingles contagious?

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 rinsing ...
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How to get rid of dark spots on face after shingles?

I recovered shingles and have dark spots on my face as a result. The doctor said to rub vitamin E oil on the spots and take benadryl to stop the itch. The itch has faded but I dont see an improvement ...

Is shingles contagious?

My son has shingles - we need to know if it can be contagious to his sons they are 6 and 10 ... goes swimming? I have had my spleen removed so should I stay away from him because I could get shingles ...

Is shingles contagious?

I was just in a local store and the clerk told me that he had shingles . Is shingles contagious? ...

Is shingles contagious?

I got singles on Thursday. In trying to catch it they prescribed three times a day for seven days Valacyclovir. Can I pass it on in the office?

Is shingles contagious?

My 6.5 mo girl was exposed to my dad who had varicella zoster, though he picked her up before the outbreak of shingles , is she susceptible to catch the infection? Varicella shot cn b given only after 12 ...
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Is shingles an std?
HI Shingles is a common name used for Herpes Zoster . No it is not a STD
could it be shingles
What are the symptoms of shingles?
typical painful rashes with fever.
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