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.
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