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A 31-year-old female asked about a 58-year-old female:

Constant burning tingling feet for years, no relief, mainly in heel area, worse during rest, with hot weather and drinking alcohol. ideas? treatment?

3 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Neuropathy: These are symptoms of peripheral neuropathy that can happen ith chronic alcoholism and diabetes, check your itamin B12 and folic aid levels, you may need medicine to control your symptoms.
Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 32 years experience
Sounds like: Neuropathy. Are various causes including lower back conditions, diabetes, excess consumption of alcohol as well as b-12 anemia. See your physician for complete examination and lab work. Then treatment can be discussed.
Dr. Thomas Inwood
Podiatry 36 years experience
Tingling: This sounds like alcohol related neuropathy , but as said there are other possibilities. See your family doc asap for help.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016


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