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I have been directed to use Qutenza patch is it very hot and

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I have been directed to use Qutenza patch is it very hot and can my skin stand.I have found that this is the same as capsasin which I had some contact years ago. I have shingles for 7 years with no improvement using lidocaine patch and other pain reducers.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: Howard Wright,***@******.***
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: In other consideration not much problem and I have good body and other conditions
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 16 days ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 16 days ago.

It is not very hot

your skin can stand it I'm sure

Can I ask if you have tried gabapentin or lyrica for the nerve pain?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 13 days ago.

Thank you for your question

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