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I have suffered with PHN following a bad Shingles attack for

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I have suffered with PHN following a bad Shingles attack for nine years. I am in constant pain, is there anything new on the market that I can try please?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
what have you tried so far?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I had tablets from the Doctor, but now I am only taking paracetamol - two at night to help me sleep.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
I would ask the doctor for gabapentin.it works amazingly well for PHN
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK thanks, ***** ***** never heard of it, the Doctors keep saying there is nothing more they can do.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
You're welcome please don't forget a positive rating for me
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