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Old 07-06-2010, 12:04 PM   #1
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shingles

my husband has had shingles for the last month - the rash is gone all the blisters are gone - but the itching is driving him crazy!!! any suggestions?
(the itching is in his hair, and on his forhead & cheek)

 
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Old 07-19-2010, 09:06 PM   #2
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Re: shingles

A thought for you ..Has he tried Benadryl capsuls for his itching






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Old 07-21-2010, 02:39 PM   #3
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Re: shingles

i had this problem too aftre my shingels... i got a tip for the itching from a pharmisist and it really helped me... get zinc tablets and crush them with a spoon and add a tiny drop of water to make a paste... it is a little sticky but it really cools the area and stops the itching.. hope it works for your husband too..

 
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