Can Relpax cause shingles?

Answer On One Hand: Relpax Does nto Cause ShinglesEletriptan (brand-name Relpax), a medication used to treat migraine headaches, does not cause shingles. However, it can cause side effects, which include ... Read More »

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Is Relpax a narcotic?

Relpax is not a narcotic; it is a triptan used to treat migraine headaches. It is believed to reduce migraine pain by constricting the blood vessels that surround the brain. It can also reduce sen... Read More »

Is there a pros and cons to installing new shingles over the old layer of shingles?

The biggest drawback to installing new shingles over old ones is that it will most likely void your warranty. That not withstanding, the old shingles will eventually show through the new ones (espe... Read More »

Are there any negative effects from getting the shingles vaccination after having a bout of shingles?

Shingles, a painful rash caused by the same agent that causes chicken pox, varicella zoster virus (VZV), commonly occurs in people over 50 who have not previously had chicken pox.If you had a vacci... Read More »

Can you get shingles again?

Yes. Ask your health care professional when the shingles are gone if you should have a vaccination against shingles. These are available, safe and effective. However, they can be costly and some in... Read More »