Shingles is a virus that causes a painful and blistering rash. If you've had chickenpox, then you are at risk of developing shingles which is caused by the varicella-zoster virus. This is the same virus that causes chickenpox. There are many treatments for shingles that can help you deal with the pain and discomfort. Shingles is not life-threatening but can be almost unbearable due to the pain. You may need to try several remedies until you find one that gives you relief.
Neem leaves have antiviral properties that can counteract the effects of the varicella-zoster virus. You can prepare a poultice of neem leaves and apply to the affected areas. This will provide you with much-needed relief and will also help heal the skin. Placing a few neem leaves in your bath water and soaking the affected areas can also help your skin.
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