What Is The Treatment for Shingles?

    Prescription medication such as antiviral drugs can reduce symptoms.

    Prescription of antiviral drugs can reduce the symptoms of shingles and the risk of complications. Doctors can prescribe different medications to relieve the symptoms, such as:

    • Acyclovir (Zovirax)
    • Famciclovir
    • Valacyclovir (Valtrex)

    Currently, there is no single cure for Shingles. 

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