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is headache, moderate a symptom of shingles (herpes zoster)

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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Not been proven: Herpes is a virus infection, so can be transmitted by contact with another person who has a herpes infection or who carries the virus. Herpes simplex ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
L-arginine and: High quality and strong enough (50 % epa&dha) fish oil are good products but high arginine can raise prob of herpes outbreak. Avoid arginine cont ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
30 years experience Internal Medicine
shingles: Herpes zoster, or shingles, is a reactivation of the chicken pox virus. It often causes symptoms of burning, tingling, sharp sensation, or dull pain p ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible herpes: If she did not have anything outside the ear look inside the ear canal you may find one or two, if you find them that is it. If you do NT search for o ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
See answer: There are 8 herpes virus types. Types most familiar to us: herpes simplex viruses (types 1 and 2) which can cause mouth cold sores and/or genital herp ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
35 years experience Pain Management
From some people: A person with Herpes Zoster is essentially shedding the chicken pox virus.Anyone who has already had chicken pox or who has been vaccinated against it ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No: Herpes simplex and herpes zoster are not the same.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Go ahead ;: Formulate a question. Then ask.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
Yes: According what I have read online.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erin Lawson
18 years experience Pain Management
Several options: For acute shingles (rash lesions present) you should take an anti-viral medication like Acyclovir or Valtrex to treat the illness. You can take nsaid ... Read More
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