Shingles

163,959
Discussions
Share your experience
(Herpes zoster)
Herpes zoster (or simply zoster), commonly known as shingles and also known as zona, is a viral disease characterize...
Read on Wikipedia
Common Shingles treatments discussed around the web
Valtrex 3,193 Acyclovir 2,580 Lyrica 1,507
163,959 conversations around the web about Shingles to help you make a decision
163,959 conversations around the web about Shingles to help you make a decision
Share your experience

Shingles and Heating Pad

content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 143 discussions
course you are right that Shingles doesn't come out of...
" David, Eventhough of course you are right that Shingles doesn't come out of no where, that there is ...with menstrual cramps clutching a heating pad, you're justified in giving mag-phos... "

s for treating your shingles - you will be glad y...
" ...looking for natural treatments for shingles. Many times, the prescriptions that ...doctors are giving to treat shingles can actually make the conditions ...alternative methods for treating your shingles -... "

Post from
www.topix.com
with shingles 1 week ago. Boy, i thought i new pain....not....
" came down with shingles 1 week ago. Boy, i ...down my right thigh. I am on oxi for pain, gabbapentin for the nerve ...valacyclover for the antiviral. The heating pad is the best. the icy... "

Post from
www.topix.com
agree. I came down with shingles last Saturday. The pain is...
" I agree. I came down with shingles last Saturday. The pain is amazing. My rash is ...my spine and since I'm on Prednisone don't think it's going ...I'm sitting here with the heating pad on my back and instead... "

My mom had shingles and was told not to put heat on it. I'm...
" My mom had shingles and was told not to put heat on it. I'm saying as in heating pad. She was not warned against sunshine though. And she... "

Post from
www.medhelp.org
am in week 5 of shingles. My outbreak was on right side of...
" I am in week 5 of shingles. My outbreak was on right side of head, into ...starting to recover, still have some pain , but manage with ...to sleep was with a heating pad. I am still using it... "

Post from
www.topix.com
mom has shingles and says a heating pad feels better on it...
" My mom has shingles and says a heating pad feels better on it than any thing and a ...all of a sudden the shingles have become front stage and diabetics are coming in by... "

Post from
www.topix.com
down with shingles about three weeks ago. The only relief...
" I came down with shingles about three weeks ago. The only relief I got was from using a heating pad. I was told that was ...harm..So I stopped using the heating pad..I have since been on numerous... "

Post from
www.topix.com
that I might have shingles. But by Sun afternoon I was...
" ...worried that I might have shingles. But by Sun afternoon I was having so much stabbing pain that I have contemplated ...ER. When I searched for shingles and muscle spasms, this came up. The heating pad... "

Shingles in your 20s is really rare. I got them on my 31st...
" Shingles in your 20s is really rare. I got them ...I found that heat helped the pain and stiffness a bunch, although it ...helped. If you have a heating pad, you may want to try... "

Your Saved Posts ()

Back to Signup
Please wait...