A 38-year-old member asked:
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started new pill for mood. foot drop..will the nerve recover?

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Dr. Lowell Weil
30 years experience Podiatry
Not associated: The drug and foot drop probably not associated consult your physician.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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