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Does My Dad Have Shingles

My father got shingles in July and it’s now early October. Ok so my Dad was just diagnosed with shingles. And I am nervous to get around him! My mom is upset with me bc she said I can’t get it, but I am worried about putting my kids and the baby at risk! Does anyone know if it’s safe or not to get around my dad? I feel silly calling my dr. I also have a 9 and a 6 year old they had the vaccine are they going to get it or no? I found out that if the children have had the chickenpox vaccine, they will not get the chicken pox.

If you have shingles, you can give another person chickenpox if they haven’t had it already. So, if your husband has not had chickenpox yet, you could give him chickenpox, but not shingles. At its peak, my shingles pain was off the charts, says Iverson. The skin along the path of my rash felt like there was a hot cast iron skillet on me. Studies show that 50 percent of shingles patients over age 70 will have PHN for at least a year. People retire and think they have their golden years ahead of them, says Oaklander. My dad was a resilient man. Prior to his illness, he put so much energy into his legal practice and his extended family, counseling clients, friends, children and grandchildren.

Is Shingles Contagious: Could I Give It To My Husband?

You can only get shingles if you have had chickenpox. My dad had shingles on his body but it was his leg that hurt for a long time afterwards. If you expose him to it. he will only catch (CHICKEN POX) which if you have it once you can never get it again. My father has recently been exposed to someone that has been diagnosed with having Shingles. Since I have had Shingles once already I would like to know if I should stay away from him if he is a carrier of the virus.

What can I do to help my shingles clear faster? We were left money by Mr Stone, whose son informed us: My father found the information that you supplied made such a difference to his quality of life in his final years that he wants others to benefit as well. Shingles is a painful rash which occurs in someone who has previously had chickenpox. Woman, 24, found pushing her DEAD three-year-old son in a. What kinds of treatments have been effective for your shingles? There is no documented case of this to mine and my doctor’s knowledge but this is the best way I can get the word out. After I called my mom she had told me that my step dad was vaccinated for shingles only 6 days earlier. My Dad has had shingles after the shot (didn’t work). The day after the shot I did have a repeat out break and am still in considerable pain centered in my left shoulder. In my experience, pain after shingles, or post-herpetic neuralgia, is very tough to treat. While Botox doesn’t help, there are other treatments such as gabapentin or Lyrica which are sometimes effective. No. Botox has no effect on the nerves that cause pain. Robert S. Unfortuntely, the botox does not work for your father’s neuralgia. Try your PCP or a neurologist in your area.

My Dad Has Shingles, Need Some Help Please!

And, for women who do develop shingles during pregnancy, the prognosis is good. Hi! Im a bit worried because im 6 weeks pregnant and im expose to shingles because my father in law got shingles and we at the same house. One place tells me no, the other yes. Is she at risk of getting chicken pox if we see my dad over the weekend? TI. My younger sister (she’s 18) called me today because she has shingles. I’ve never had shingles, but my dad did, from what I remember they are very scary, I would watch your baby for signs of chickenpox eve if she’s vaccinated, just to be safe. I’m 16 and my dad has got shignles, I have had chicken pox, what is the likely hood of catching it? Since you were vaccinated, you have essentially zero risk of being re-infected with varicella-zoster virus, the cause of chickenpoxshingles. Shingles is a reactivation event, so you can’t catch shingles. My dad was diagnosed with shingles today. He has been having the symptoms for over a week though (he’s very stubborn about going to the doctor). Occasionally a person will get shingles twice in their lifetime, but rarely more. I should have had the shingles vaccination after the first episode but my doctor convinced me that I would never have it twice in a life time. My dad also had shingles 3 times. Not only does vaccination make you less likely to get shingles in the first place, but if you do get shingles, you’re much less likely to get PHN afterward. It’s important to tell anyone you know about the shot – my father and brother both had shingles and I never listened. Friends have experienced the pain of shingles and I do not want to go through that. Two and a half years ago at age 90, my father contracted shingles around his right side, and has suffered terribly from post herpetic neuralgia ever since despite trying a wide array of medications, nerve blocks and other treatments. My dad is 86. However, Pred forte does have sulfites in it. I have shingles around my left eye and was given an antiviral but not a steroid. (My Dad is on immune-suppressing drugs due to an organ transplant) When shingles attacks, you can break out in a rash, and can have extreme nerve pain.

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Does My Dad Have Shingles

My father got shingles in July and it’s now early October. Ok so my Dad was just diagnosed with shingles. And I am nervous to get around him! My mom is upset with me bc she said I can’t get it, but I am worried about putting my kids and the baby at risk! Does anyone know if it’s safe or not to get around my dad? I feel silly calling my dr. I also have a 9 and a 6 year old they had the vaccine are they going to get it or no? I found out that if the children have had the chickenpox vaccine, they will not get the chicken pox.

If you have shingles, you can give another person chickenpox if they haven’t had it already. So, if your husband has not had chickenpox yet, you could give him chickenpox, but not shingles. At its peak, my shingles pain was off the charts, says Iverson. The skin along the path of my rash felt like there was a hot cast iron skillet on me. Studies show that 50 percent of shingles patients over age 70 will have PHN for at least a year. People retire and think they have their golden years ahead of them, says Oaklander. My dad was a resilient man. Prior to his illness, he put so much energy into his legal practice and his extended family, counseling clients, friends, children and grandchildren.

Is Shingles Contagious: Could I Give It To My Husband?

You can only get shingles if you have had chickenpox. My dad had shingles on his body but it was his leg that hurt for a long time afterwards. If you expose him to it. he will only catch (CHICKEN POX) which if you have it once you can never get it again. My father has recently been exposed to someone that has been diagnosed with having Shingles. Since I have had Shingles once already I would like to know if I should stay away from him if he is a carrier of the virus.

What can I do to help my shingles clear faster? We were left money by Mr Stone, whose son informed us: My father found the information that you supplied made such a difference to his quality of life in his final years that he wants others to benefit as well. Shingles is a painful rash which occurs in someone who has previously had chickenpox. Woman, 24, found pushing her DEAD three-year-old son in a. What kinds of treatments have been effective for your shingles? There is no documented case of this to mine and my doctor’s knowledge but this is the best way I can get the word out. After I called my mom she had told me that my step dad was vaccinated for shingles only 6 days earlier. My Dad has had shingles after the shot (didn’t work). The day after the shot I did have a repeat out break and am still in considerable pain centered in my left shoulder. In my experience, pain after shingles, or post-herpetic neuralgia, is very tough to treat. While Botox doesn’t help, there are other treatments such as gabapentin or Lyrica which are sometimes effective. No. Botox has no effect on the nerves that cause pain. Robert S. Unfortuntely, the botox does not work for your father’s neuralgia. Try your PCP or a neurologist in your area.

My Dad Has Shingles, Need Some Help Please!

And, for women who do develop shingles during pregnancy, the prognosis is good. Hi! Im a bit worried because im 6 weeks pregnant and im expose to shingles because my father in law got shingles and we at the same house. One place tells me no, the other yes. Is she at risk of getting chicken pox if we see my dad over the weekend? TI. My younger sister (she’s 18) called me today because she has shingles. I’ve never had shingles, but my dad did, from what I remember they are very scary, I would watch your baby for signs of chickenpox eve if she’s vaccinated, just to be safe. I’m 16 and my dad has got shignles, I have had chicken pox, what is the likely hood of catching it? Since you were vaccinated, you have essentially zero risk of being re-infected with varicella-zoster virus, the cause of chickenpoxshingles. Shingles is a reactivation event, so you can’t catch shingles. My dad was diagnosed with shingles today. He has been having the symptoms for over a week though (he’s very stubborn about going to the doctor). Occasionally a person will get shingles twice in their lifetime, but rarely more. I should have had the shingles vaccination after the first episode but my doctor convinced me that I would never have it twice in a life time. My dad also had shingles 3 times. Not only does vaccination make you less likely to get shingles in the first place, but if you do get shingles, you’re much less likely to get PHN afterward. It’s important to tell anyone you know about the shot – my father and brother both had shingles and I never listened. Friends have experienced the pain of shingles and I do not want to go through that. Two and a half years ago at age 90, my father contracted shingles around his right side, and has suffered terribly from post herpetic neuralgia ever since despite trying a wide array of medications, nerve blocks and other treatments. My dad is 86. However, Pred forte does have sulfites in it. I have shingles around my left eye and was given an antiviral but not a steroid. (My Dad is on immune-suppressing drugs due to an organ transplant) When shingles attacks, you can break out in a rash, and can have extreme nerve pain.

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