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Shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia - British Homeopathic Association

Intercostal Nerve Block for Shingles Pain and Post-herpetic Neuralgia Pain? -


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


Shingles Pain and Post-Herpetic Neuralgia pain can be chronic and debilitating. A pain reducing injection called an intercostal nerve block can help!

Are you interested in helping evaluate an investigational medication for people with long-lasting or persistent pain following shingles, also known as post herpetic neuralgia (PHN)? Local doctors are currently conducting a clinical research study of an investigational topical ointment for people with chronic PHN pain. They want to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of this investigational …