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Review: could Mrsa infection cause Shingles (Herpes zoster)?

We study 193 people who have Mrsa infection from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Mrsa infection

Mrsa infection (methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus superbug infection) (latest reports from 198 patients) can be treated by Bactrim, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Bactrim Ds, Zyvox.

Shingles

Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) (latest reports from 117,184 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma.

On Oct, 26, 2014: No report is found.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Brigmar on Oct, 9, 2014:

    I'm a 50 year old female and I had often heart burn and I did the orilosec cure for 2 weeks, another week later I was diagnosed with the shingles they should write this on package.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I have a constant burning, diarrhea, startling, nausea and vertigo that doesn't stop.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • After 28 day treatment using fluorouracil 5% topical cream, I had developed painful lesions and red sores. My dermatologist gave me two samples of Olux-E .05% foam to apply nightly, in the same manner as the fluorouracil cream, to help heal. My chest became very itchy and began burning after the first application. Crustiness has developed everywhere and the discomfort has become intolerable. I have had to use other skin creams during the day to keep my chest moistened. The healing process has not really begun after 6 days.I am supposed to be completely healed after 14 days!

    Reply

    clfgef on Sep, 9, 2014:

    78 y/o male. In 2001 5FU cream used 4 weeks on face for AKs. Two weeks after, developed shingles (Zoster) R Mandibular Trigeminal face. Valtrex. Cleared in six weeks. No PHN neuralgia.
    In 2013, again 5FU for facial AKs. No rash.
    But symptoms of PHN for last few months in L
    Ophthalmic distribution. In 2001, I did not make a connection between the 5FU cream and the shingles
    (Zoster). With the present episode, I have to wonder if the 5FU may have contributed. Especially as the face was the 5FU site, as well as the Zoster (presumed) attacks.
    I do not plan to use 5FU topically again.

    Reply

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