U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Lincoln, NE
A 63-year-old female asked:

Started b-12 injections. how long might it take to see an improvement in neuropathy symptoms such as balance and tingling in feet and legs. ?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Why B12?: Often worth a try. Oral or sublingual daily B12 1000mcg is just as effective as injections. Are you B12 deficient? If so, what is the cause? What caused the neuropathy?
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Dec 16, 2017
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.