Which oral medications are used to treat herpes zoster (shingles)?

Updated: Jan 25, 2019
  • Author: Camila K Janniger, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Answer

Oral treatment with the following has been found beneficial:

  • Acyclovir

  • Famciclovir

  • Valacyclovir


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