how do I know it's shingles vs herpes
Dec 23, 2014
I have breakouts when I am stressed out or have been eating/drinking too much acidic foods. My breakout is always on my rear. I know when it is coming on the tingling/itching sensation. I have no other symptons. I have been prescribed 40 GM Zovirax Cream
Response from Mr. Glenn
Thanks for your question,
The brief description you're giving me sounds like herpes, particularly because the cream you were prescribed is used in Herpes treatment. Part of what might be helpful is paying attention to how much the cream helps. Another is continuing conversations with your medical provider.
Hope this helps,
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