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Herpes Zoster

70 years male, watery and burning sensation in eye having blisters around effected eye specially on forehead..

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Herpes zoster Rx tab acyclovir 800mg 5times a day for 7days and tapper off gradually Tab Levocetrizine5mg 1bd for 5to7days Tab azithromycin 500mg 1od for 5days Tab gabapentin 300mg+nortryptiline 10mg 1od at bedtime Tab neurobion forte 1od Acyclovir opthalmic gel frequently applied including in eyes Xylocaine gelly for instant relief on external lesions only Review after 15days NSAIDs as required
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Herpes zoster Rx tab acyclovir 800mg 5times a day for 7days and tapper off gradually Tab Levocetrizine5mg 1bd for 5to7days Tab azithromycin 500mg 1od for 5days Tab gabapentin 300mg+nortryptiline 10mg 1od at bedtime Tab neurobion forte 1od Acyclovir opthalmic gel frequently applied including in eyes Xylocaine gelly for instant relief on external lesions only Review after 15days NSAIDs as required
Thanx dr Kute Ankush
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Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus Tab Zovirax 800mg 5 times daily×7days Zovirax ointment topically Tab Gabantin NT 400/10 hs×3weeks Tab Brufen400mg sos Dermadew caloe lotion to apply locally Cap Becosules Z daily Renicol eye ointment bd Tab MontairLC hs×2weeks Care of eyes
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Herpes infection. DD....Your forehead rash may be the result of exposure to heat, sweat, or the sun. You may have bumps and blisters that are red or pink, or your skin may appear red or pink in color. Heat rash can occur because of humidity or overdressing.
1) Tab Acyclovir(800 mg) 5 times a daiy for 10 days 2) Acyclovir 3% eye ointment should be applied 5 times a day for about 2 weeks. 3) Antibiotic-corticosteroid skin ointment or lotions ( SENSICORT - B) applied for skin lesion 4) NSAID for pain
This is herpes zoster ophthalmicus not showing any blister on the side of the tip of the nose (Hutchinson rule) and there is almost no chance of severe ocular damage
IT'S A..CASE OF . . ? HZO.. * ACYCLOVIR ORALLY AS WELL TOPICALLY AS PER REQUIREMENT.. * GABAPENTIN WITH NEUROTROPHIC VITAMINS.. * ANALGESICS AS PER REQUIREMENT..
Tnx Dr Shivraj Agarwal sir
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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus Acyclovir 800 mg 5 times daily Ophthalmic opinion
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