EddieM

206d

I have had shingles since the second week of January The symptoms are down to a swelling on my right leg. I have to use a cane to get around. Pain is throughout the day, it’s hard to get comfortable to sleep. Wondering if anyone has found any supplements or medications that help. Doctors have been no help allied from prescribing gabapentin.

Postherpetic polyneuropathy

Gabapentin

Skin rash

Folic Acid

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  • Little_Mak

    200d

    Have you tried folic acid?

    • EddieM

      199d

      No. first I’ve heard of this as a remedy. Do you know what it does?

      • Little_Mak

        198d

        Not expensive $7-8 for maybe 100. Do you have the rash still? We’re you diagnosed by doc?

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