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Posted by: Sylvia | 2007/03/17

SHINGLES

I had shingles 2 years ago. Last week I developed chronic pains in my back,arm, shoulder and particularly chest. My doctor says it is lack of Magnesium and Tension. Today I have little sores in the middle of my chest and am battling to breathe. Could this be a repapse of shingles?

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Dear Sylvia
YES it could be - please see your doctor asap - if you start taking Zovirax within 24 hours of the sores appearing it will kill the virus and hopefully prevent another attack.

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