Although antiviral medications are most commonly used when treating shingles-related symptoms, treatments as simple as a cool bath can provided pain relief, states Healthline. Calamine lotion is another home remedy that ... More » Art & Literature

The varicella-zoster virus causes shingles, and doctors treat the condition using prescription antiviral medications. They also may prescribe medication to help reduce a patient's pain. Antiviral medications help reduce ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Doctors prescribe antiviral drugs to relieve pain and reduce the duration of a shingles outbreak, according to WebMD. Topical medications, antidepressants and pain relievers are also used to treat long-term pain caused b... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions
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Treatments for rashes in children vary depending on the rash: parents or medical professionals may provide relief with medication, applying moisturizer and cream, washing and drying the affected area regularly and reduci... More » Art & Literature