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Can you tell me any home remedies for diabetic neuropathic pain ?
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Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
Pain Management
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In brief: Try alpha lipoic aci
Alpha lipoic acid, classified as a nutritional supplement in the us, can help some people with neuropathic pain.
It is worth a try.

In brief: Try alpha lipoic aci
Alpha lipoic acid, classified as a nutritional supplement in the us, can help some people with neuropathic pain.
It is worth a try.
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
The b vitamins (B6 and B12) are good starters.
Dr. Thomas Knecht
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Real medicine
Hi home remedies are fine for trivial things.
However, for real problems like diabetic neuropathy, you might want to stick to drugs proven to be effective and safe (claims NO "home remedy" can make). Drugs that can help nerve pain include amitriptyline, Cymbalta, gabapentin, and Lyrica (pregabalin). Metanx is a drug that can actually help heal the damaged nerves. Real problems deserve real medicine! Good luck!

In brief: Real medicine
Hi home remedies are fine for trivial things.
However, for real problems like diabetic neuropathy, you might want to stick to drugs proven to be effective and safe (claims NO "home remedy" can make). Drugs that can help nerve pain include amitriptyline, Cymbalta, gabapentin, and Lyrica (pregabalin). Metanx is a drug that can actually help heal the damaged nerves. Real problems deserve real medicine! Good luck!
Dr. Thomas Knecht
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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