Shingles is found among people with Gout, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Allopurinol and have Hypertension. We study 53 people who have Shingles and Gout from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) can be treated by Allopurinol, Indomethacin, Uloric, Colcrys, Indocin (latest reports from 22,832 Gout patients)
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, crohn's disease (latest reports from 36,803 Shingles patients).
On Oct, 23, 2016
53 people who have Gout and Shingles are studied.
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I am a male, 59 years old. I was diagnosed work chronic kidney disease stage 2 (mild). Kidney specialist prescribed valsartan to lower a slightly elevated blood pressure. After a week I incurred a gout episode. The doctor said it was only a coincidence. I'm sorry but I don't believe him after reading some of the side effects.
Hi Everyone, I study ways to stay healthy. Along the way I studied Neurological symptoms, knowing what I already know about vitamins and minerals I felt that could be a connection with well rounded knowledge. What I found was most if not all of those symptoms had a common deficiency. Something kept sounding wrong though. Then I looked into Acidic Crystals and how too much acid in the body prevents mineral absorption. Not only does it prevent absorption properly it forms acidic crystals that cause`s inflamation and pain. It is my belief these crystals are also associated with Morgellon`s Disease. Fibers mixed with GMO vegatable dna. The fibers could be partly acidic crystals. I also believe these crystals can form anywhere in the body causing Gout, Fibromialgia, Arthritis, ALS and on and on. Why not Shingles also ? It seems to be the real reason minerals are not absorbed, result it opens the door to pain and who knows what else. My own personal experience is Cherries and Milk ( do not drink skim milk ) resolved a real problem. I`ve seen cherry concentrate get rid of Gout in 5 days also. Look into this deeply because I am confident many can benefit with it. It may be just that simple. Garlic can get rid of many infections if that occurs also.
I have had the shingles blisters for a week, they are now starting to dry out. However, I am nauseated, I vomit, I am exhausted, and have a recurring temperature. Does anyone else have these complications?
60+ male with high uric acid with a big toe gout flair once every year or two. I was prescibed allopurinal and on the fourth month I came down with shingles. Should I continue with allopurinal with shingle rash and pain as doctor suggests. My thoughts are to stop that medicine after looking ...
I am a male, 59 years old. I was diagnosed work chronic kidney disease stage 2 (mild). Kidney specialist prescribed valsartan to lower a slightly elevated blood pressure. After a week I incurred a gout episode. The doctor said it was only a coincidence. I'm sorry but I don't believe him after ...
My 53 year old husband has a platelet count of 22 as of his last blood test. That is the only thing on his blood work that is out of the normal range. MRI showed normal liver and spleen. We are awaiting test results for his bone marrow biopsy and aspiration. He has had bouts with gout over ...
I have had gout before but never with a stress fracture like I have now. Dr gave me no meds for the gout and said to let it run its course but it's been 6 days of severe pain an no walking at all as I can put no weight on it. Will this ever heal? I am 60 have a pacemaker and well controlled ...
Hi, My name is Lyn & I've been on Xolair about 6 months. I broke out in a rash under my arm the other day that is raw, scaly, & painful. I didn't think too much of it at first as I am on Xolair for chronic autoimmune urticaria, but it has gotten worse. My family doctor's office is going to try ...
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