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Does Shingles Cause Neck Pain
Shingles right side of neck & ear. Blisters scabbing over & pain gone. Onset severe right ear & neck pain with new blisters.
4 1 thing l would --: -rec is 4 U 2 C Ur PCP & get a Rx 4 Silvadine cream 2 use on the rash which will help it keep clean & infection free. Also ask him/ her 4 a pain med & follow any protocol Ur PCP uses. U R 2 young 4 the vaccine, but don't 4get 2 get it when U reach 50 I believe. Symptomatic Rx is the mainstream Rx but also Gabapentin or the like R used, as well as Cymbalta (duloxetine). Good luck & B careful with any meds presc ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Shingles (Herpes Zoster) (Definition)
Shingles is a painful blistering skin rash caused by the chickenpox virus (varicella zoster). Early treatment with antiviral medication (within 72 hours) lowers the risk of post herpetic neuralgia, which is lingering skin pain after the rash disappears. ...Read more
I have neck pain, stiffness , burning sensation on right side of neck and back of head. I have Lupus and I take immunosuppressant. Mom has shingles.
MANY: There are many things that may cause neck & lower back pain. The 2 most common is sprain/strains, and arthritis. Others are disc herniations, infections, tumors, fractures, and congenital deformities. If you are experiencing pain and it does not respond to heat, rest, and stretching exercises, i would suggest that you see your pcp for an evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes it can: Forward head posture (head is in front of shoulders) can put an undue stress on the neck vertebrae/ muscles/ligaments causing them to work overtime to carry the weight of the head. This can lead to painful neck conditions. Often with poor posture the shoulders are rounded forward which further aggravates the problem. Give your neck a break and keep your head above your shoulders. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibly: Pain can trigger nausea, as can medications that are used to treat pain. Obviously at your e th first thing to consider is pregnancy. Does your pain and bausea always present ogetherband which one comes first. Coud be an atypical migraine with neck and occipital pain. I recommend you see our pcp as there are other causes of neck pain and nausea that need to be worked up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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