Will epsom salt help with shingles?

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24 Sep 2009

Shingles (herpes zoster) is a painful, blistering skin rash due to the varicella-zoster virus, the virus that causes chickenpox.
See http://www.drugs.com/enc/shingles.html for information on various treatment options.

Epsom salts added to the bath would be of questionable value.

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