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A 40-year-old member asked:

how do i alleviate burning feet?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kahn
Podiatry 44 years experience
You need an exam: You need to see your podiatrist or physician and determine the cause. Causes can range anywhere from a pinched nerve or disc problem in your back to an endocrine issue such as diabetis or a thyroid problem. Cool compresses or soaks may provide temporary relief.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Try and determine: The cause of the burning feet which is not always possible. Some supplements like Alpha lipoid acid work well specifically for burning pain.

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Is there an OTC treatment for burning feet?

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Dr. Christopher Hendrix
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Zostrix (capsaicin): Zostrix (capsaicin).
A 36-year-old member asked:

What is a good homeopathic med for burning feet?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Alpha Lipoic acid: Try and take 1200-1800 units in divided doses. So look for the 600-900 mg tabs and take 1-2 tabs daily.
A 42-year-old member asked:

How can one soothe burning feet?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
Depends: It depends on what the burning is from. See a podiatrist to determine cause and then treatment can be recommended.
A 34-year-old member asked:

How do I treat my burning feet?

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Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 49 years experience
Find cause: You need to address this problem with your family dr. Neuropathy has many causes.
A 48-year-old member asked:

What are burning feet a symtom of?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Neuropathy: Some types related to a disease. I.E diabetes, and sometimes as an isolated symptom that we never find an associated disease.

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