User Reviews for Zostrix
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|Osteoarthritis||1 reviews||366 medications|
|Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy||1 reviews||40 medications|
|Pain||0 reviews||912 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Postherpetic Neuralgia||0 reviews||40 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Summary of Zostrix reviews||2 reviews||5.5|
Reviews for Zostrix
Review by Mkbagwell (taken for less than 1 month):
For Osteoarthritis: I applied two doses the first day I got it, to my thumbs, about eight hours apart. Yes, it's true that it's easy to get in your eyes, nose or mouth, and it burns. Even after a shower, I could still feel it on my skin. I expected to have to reapply it each day. But here's the funny part: The pain in my hands is nowhere near as intense as it was, even two days after that initial application. Why? It's welcomed, but kinda weird.
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September 10, 2014 9:45 PM
Review by Anonymous:
For Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Tried it for foot pain, diabetic neuropathy, terrible results. Pain increased, had to wash it off. Wash your hands very well after use, even if you don't see the cream on your hands, some residue may still exist and if you get it in your eyes, it will really burn.
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February 11, 2010 12:03 PM
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