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A 54-year-old female asked:

Best supplement for neuropathy in feet and legs,alongside b vitamins & 300mg quetiapine dly? tingling/humming.acetyl-l-cartinine seems good from reading articles i would like something that is natural and i don't want to take largedoses.have tinnitus?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Let me clarify: Best generic which gets close to MetanX, is methylated folate, B-6, B-12 (available online). Alpha lipoic acid might help. Acetyl-L-Carnitine is less than worthless. Many "supplements" are mislabeled, have impurities, and may not even contain promoted item. Buyer beware. "Natural" is most often a pathway to expense, leading to disappointment and frustration.
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