It presented in the middle right side of her stomach. The doctor has prescribed gabapentin @ 600mg 3xdaily, and acyclovir @ 800mg 5xdaily. The pain is relentless and nothing seems to be helping. Does anyone have any ideas? Thank you for information.
2 May 2010
Shingles pain is excruciating!
Consultation with a pain specialist may be necessary.
http://www.drugs.com/condition/postherpetic-neuralgia.html - click on the drug name for detailed information.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
was told that prednisone was very good for shingles, can you tell me should we ask doctor for prescription or is there something new my husband is in ...
2 answers • 18 Sep 2009
... pain from shingles. I think I have tried almost everything, anyone have any recommendations for pain relief. It has been 8 days since I broke out ...
1 answer • 26 Dec 2009
The Dr. states he can not do anything but put me the viral medication daily, but I keep on having these out breaks
1 answer • 19 Aug 2010
... from one cheek of the buttock to the other. I haven't been clear of it for 3 months. Is this shingles or genital herpes?
2 answers • 10 Nov 2014
Shingles shot questions about existing patient that has herpes and the down side of it.Need to know?
Is it recommended and or safe to get a shingles shot if a person has Genital herpes, A Pharmacist has informed me that after the shot that one must ...
0 answers • 3 Aug 2015