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Is there any medicine for shingles. I am allergic to

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Is there any medicine for shingles

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

I am allergic to quinine, lyrica,gabapentin

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Doctor: Doctor John MD, Board Certified MD replied 6 months ago
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Hello. I am available to answer your questions.

have you had chicken pox in the past?

Have you had shingles in the past or currently?

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