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i have just been diagnosed w/shingles. any advice for me during treatment?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Shingles: Although there is not a “cure” for shingles- valacyclovir (valtrex), Acyclovir (zovirax) ; Famciclovir (famvir) can help symptoms. Cool bath or compresses over the rash may v pain/ itching.
Answered on Sep 14, 2018
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