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My husband got shingles on the left side of s face the first

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my husband got shingles on the left side of his face the first of may. the shingles are gone but he has very stong pain that go across the front of his head andhis lips are so numb and sore that he has a hard time eating.He is taking Gabapentin and Tramadol. How long does the pain last since it has been 4 months since the shingles started and is this the medicine for the pain?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing Internal Medicine Physician. Excellent service is my goal.
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these meds are good ones
what dose of gabapentin is he taking?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

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

the next step is oxycodone. that will help

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

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