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I had. An injection against shingles nearly three y ago.

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I had. An injection against shingles nearly three y ago. After two weeks. I had shingles.then I was told I have nerve ends affected. I have still got and it's painful. Stinging in my head eyes facial and some parts on the body.I have some blocky patches. They are red and sting on my face. Can you help me
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

have you tried meds for it Lillian?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I haven't tried med's. Don't know what it is.but would like you to tell advise me on meds.also have I nerve end damage.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

It is from the inflamed nerve endings from shingles. It can last years at times

I would ask your doctor for gabapentin

it is a nerve med that will help a lot

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thankyou for your excellent help.I rang my GP and I asked. Start on med's tomorrow. Lilian haycock.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

welcome :)

please don't forget a positive rating

I appreciate it

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I thank Dr Phil for is expert advice.he has helped me very much.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
welcome :)please don't forget a positive ratingI appreciate it
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