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What treatments are there for shingles?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Prevention
Once you have shingles, there are no effective treatments.
Pain specialist may assist in controlling pain and preventing long term pain. People over 60 should get shingles vaccine.

In brief: Prevention
Once you have shingles, there are no effective treatments.
Pain specialist may assist in controlling pain and preventing long term pain. People over 60 should get shingles vaccine.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology
In brief: Oral Acyclovir
In brief: Oral Acyclovir
And Valtrex (valacyclovir) and famvir.
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dr. Michael Tomeo
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