Shingles is reported only by a few people who take Abreva. We study 11,645 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 36,811 Shingles patients).
On Dec, 02, 2016
11,645 people reported to have side effects when taking Abreva.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Shingles
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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 went to hosp in severe pain around my front rib to back...like a band. The pain would come so sharply then fade. Previously I experienced tingling and numbness in that area. They sent me home with zithromax. Now I rash. Am pretty sure I have shingles. Is zithromax dangerous with shingles
I also recently got shingles after 6 mos on Xolair, wondering if there are more out there with this same issue. It came on about 3-4 days after a flu shot in the same area. Have been having trouble healing- wondering if others have had this trouble as well. Thank you. Meg
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 ...
Age: 54 Dose: 100mg Qunol Time to Shingles being Diagnosed: 33-days Treatment: antibiotics Prognosis: Good. recovery under way. Body Area Affect: Left side--Head(severe), underarms(mild) This fat soluble all natural product goes by the trade name Qunol. Claimed to be #1 ...
Hi, just had shingles outbreak in mid-June, abdominal since then my hearth rste has been over 100 every day. My doctor has placed me on a beta blocker. Does this seem to be a permanent condition, or does it fade over time like the risk of heart attack?
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