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Fuck fuck Shingles...2nd time

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Orangeanddemons Fri 17-Jul-15 16:38:06

Am on anti virals which have given me unbelievable diaorreah. Tired, shakey, weepy. Is all this normal.

I last had it about 16 years ago, and don't remember feeling like this..

DramaAlpaca Sat 18-Jul-15 15:45:22

Hope you are feeling a bit better today, OP flowers

I've taken anti-virals once, for shingles like you, and I didn't feel great on them but wasn't as ill as you describe. My GP warned me they might make me feel unwell, so I guess side effects are quite normal. I decided I'd rather take the anti-virals than let the shingles take hold, and they worked thank goodness.

bruffin Sat 18-Jul-15 15:49:37

I was tired shakey and weepy befor i started on antivirals with shingles. I burst into tears in the doctors office and she ssid i was allowed to be upset as i was ill.

Orangeanddemons Sat 18-Jul-15 20:51:49

I've got it on both sidessad. On my shoulder and a patch on my opposite ankle which is driving me insane.

Just tired and nauseous.

DramaAlpaca Sat 18-Jul-15 23:06:31

You poor thing. Hope the av's help & you feel better very soon.

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