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Persisting Pain, Shingles - I have neuropathy all through out my body and I do mean all through out?

Posted 7 Apr 2013 by so confused 9 answers

... I have it in my vaginal area, in the back of my legs, major burning and stinging sensations, down into my legs and feet, I have it in my arms and in my hands and even up into my face and ears. I itch all over, and I have had a few breakouts which always vary. I had a few in my vaginal area and ...

If you have the herpes simplex outbreaks, what dosage of lysine do you recommend?

Posted 13 Sep 2010 by joanne65 1 answer

I am just starting to take l-lysine as a friend suggested it. i am two weeks into shingles, started getting two cold sores and a terrible sty on the one eyelid. i'm thinking i could use this tablet more than once a day on a regular basis.

Gabapentin 100 mg for shingles pain?

Posted 31 May 2011 by Red in Denver 9 answers

My doctor prescribed this for the nerve pain of shingles. I took one at bedtime, as prescribed, and waited almost 2 hours. It didn't seem to affect the pain at all and I could not sleep! I got up around 1:00 AM and took a Tylenol #4. I'm wondering why this drug didn't work for me? ...

Shingles pain?? I have had constant burning gnawing intense left sided chest pain?

Posted 5 May 2012 by sunshine1109 8 answers

its not getting better its getting worse and the pain now is unbearable.. it is on my left front chest I have been on several different meds including, Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella Neurontin, Nortriptyline etc... and 7.5 mg of hydrocodone and none of this has helped my pain... they are guessing this ...

Gabapentin side effects?

Posted 15 Apr 2012 by gram gram 11 answers

my mom takes gabapentin twice a day for pain due to shingles. i have notice scince the past 6 months or so that her short term memory is consistantly getting worse. could this be due to gabapentin ? i think she has been taking it for about 12 months

Can the shingles vaccine cause a genital herpes outbreak?

Posted 13 Nov 2014 by artsyrsc 8 answers

I got my vaccine on a Friday, felt headachy and rundown all weekend. By Tuesday I was getting an outbreak. I hadn't had one in a pretty long time and I take acyclovir when I do. Coincidence or a side effect of the vaccine?

I found a prescription for Valtrex in my boyfriend's name. We've been together for several months &?

Posted 11 Sep 2009 by wcmiller 4 answers

... I've never noticed any warts or genital sores, & He "Claims" his dermatologist prescribed it for his face! He doesn't get cold sores or shingles. And I Do know he's said he's had achne problems in the past. I think I May have seen some sort of dry ...

For what tipe of pain do you use Adco- Napacod?

Posted 18 Nov 2014 by Gorrelroos 1 answer

I am diagnosed with Shingles. Will it still the pain?

I have shingle for about 10 days now. I have some shingles above my belly button , on the side of my

Posted 30 Sep 2012 by Oldtsan 3 answers

... belly and on my lower back. I don't have much pain at shingle site. But I have stomach and lower back stomach pain. My stomach is also bloated. Does anybody have the similar experience?

Persisting Pain, Shingles - Is Lyrica the generic for Neurontin?

Posted 15 days ago by Lela Louviere 2 answers

I was told that Lyrica is only the generic form of the medication, Neurontin. Is this true?

Meds not working..AT ALL?

Posted 9 days ago by theweichertlady 0 answers

What can I do if valacyclovir 500mg is not working at all...

Does one glass of wine per day interfere with acyclovir?

Posted 16 Nov 2016 by jbehers 0 answers

Taking acyclovir for shingles--800 mg. 5x a day.

Shingles three days after last chemo, should they have done chemo while still having?

Posted 6 Nov 2016 by Pinklilly64 0 answers

I have been in so much pain with this. Its been 4 weeks now.

My husband never had chickenpox. Can I still get the shingles vaccine?

Posted 12 Oct 2016 by Queensly 0 answers

My husband never had the chickenpox. I had chickenpox. Can I still get the vaccine to avoid shingles?

Valacyclovir - 70years 200 grms x 3 x8 days The whole tablet comes out in stool hard puffy after?

Posted 16 Sep 2016 by Radhaji 0 answers

... 8 to 12 hours . Constipation severe. Drinking lots of water. Healing is there. Am I wasting more of medicine or the tab is made to release medicine without losing shape and size. It is puffy. Enlarged and hard to crush when comes out wet

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