Abreva and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is reported only by a few people who take Abreva. We study 11,651 people who have side effects while taking Abreva from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Shingles. Find out below who they are, when they have Shingles and more.
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Abreva has active ingredients of docosanol. It is often used in herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex). (latest outcomes from Abreva 11,657 users)
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 36,827 Shingles patients).
On Feb, 21, 2017
11,651 people reported to have side effects when taking Abreva.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Shingles
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Abreva *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Denavir (1 person, 100.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (1 person, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have recently been diagnosed with cranial herpes zoster. During the prodromal stage, before the lesions became evident I experienced pain I my back where I had pain the last time I had shingles on my back and breast area. I also started having bladder pain. It feels like someone is ...
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