Shelby charter Township, MI
A 75-year-old female asked:
my fri has shingles on her eye- forehead cheek and lips-she is on antibiotic and velptex it is been 2 weeks - anything she can take naturally to help?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Ophthalmology 18 years experience
Ice for pain: Ice or a cool compresses decrease the pain of shingles. Ice can be applied at least 15-30 minutes continuously every hour. This has helped my patients with shingles find relief at bedtime, so they can get the rest they need to recover from this systemic condition. I hope this helps your friend!
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