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Jan 24, 2006

my neuropathy is continuing to get worse am on percocet10mg4xperda &lyrica the lyrica is not working and causing my calves to swell & become more painful my aids meds are sustiva ,viread&combivir the lyrica replaced neurontin is there anything else i can do please advi something i may discuss w/my dr. thankyou roxanne

Response from Dr. Henry

Have you been evaluated by an HIV experienced neurologist or pain specialist (they are often helpful)? Amitryptiline, Cymbalta, topical lidocaine, acupuncture, longer acting forms of narcotics and other treatments may help specific patients. KH

peripheral neuropathy - girly man
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