Gabapentin (Neurontin) is an anticonvulsant and analgesic drug. It was originally developed to treat epilepsy, and is currently also used to relieve neuropathic pain. It is recommended as a first line agent for the treatment of neuropathic pain arising from diabetic neuropathy, post-herpetic neuralgia, and central neuropathic pain. #Glogster #Gabapentin
There are many effective essential oils for shingles that relieve pain, nerve damage, itching, pins and needles, inflammation, and post herpetic neuralgia.
Nutritional Support for Herpes Zoster and Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
This herbal gel eases the painful and often agonizing symptoms and discomfort associated with shingles. It contains homeopathic components specifically chosen to provide healing support and soothe post-herpetic neuralgia, a stage where the sores have healed but the pain continues.
Shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia - British Homeopathic Association