Exposure to people if I have shingles

Patient : I started on Acyclovir Saturday for small patch of Shingles....how soon can I be around people?
Doctor :   Hello thanks for your health query on ATD. As you are having shingles you are infectious The persons more prone to getting infected are 1. Those who never had chicken pox 2. Those who are not immunized against chicken pox. Young children's ate more prone than adults Hope you got me.

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