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Whats the treatment for phn, class 1?

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Dr. SEGUN RASAKI
Pain Management
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In brief: PHN

Phn= postherpetic neuralgia/neuropathy.
Multimodality approach is best as medications alone may not be sufficient. Some medications that can be useful include topicals, pain relief patches, antseizure medications, opioids, antidepressants. Good luck.

In brief: PHN

Phn= postherpetic neuralgia/neuropathy.
Multimodality approach is best as medications alone may not be sufficient. Some medications that can be useful include topicals, pain relief patches, antseizure medications, opioids, antidepressants. Good luck.
Dr. SEGUN RASAKI
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
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In brief: 3

I use neurontin, (gabapentin) lyrics and Lidoderm patch.
Capsaicin cream is approved as well, but seems to be less liked by patients due to the stinging sensation associated with it at least in the beginning phase of treatment.

In brief: 3

I use neurontin, (gabapentin) lyrics and Lidoderm patch.
Capsaicin cream is approved as well, but seems to be less liked by patients due to the stinging sensation associated with it at least in the beginning phase of treatment.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine

In brief: Lyrica (pregabalin)

Is what dr pavel meant.
It's used to decrease the irritation/ pain caused by phn. Good luck!

In brief: Lyrica (pregabalin)

Is what dr pavel meant.
It's used to decrease the irritation/ pain caused by phn. Good luck!
Dr. David Wyatt
Dr. David Wyatt
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