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Lidoderm For Neuropathy

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PN and Lidoderm

I have been dealing with painful PN in my feet for about 8 years. When I don't have to wear socks it is okay. But, now that winter is here, I wear socks and shoes all day and at the end of the day my feet are throbbing like mad. I am currently...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I have had several patients experience relief for their peripheral neuropathy from applicaiton of lidocaine patches to their feet. Liver problems from that treatment would not be common-most patients would do OK from the liver standpoint. Often I... Read more »

Per. neuropathy

Hi ThereI have suffered with neuropathy for 15 years or so and have tried meny treatments.Nothing... Read more »

neuropathy?

i just had to go to the er the other night and am not satified with what i heard. i have been... Read more »
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The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments AIMS for PN What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Many people living with HIV (HIV+)... Read more »
Project Inform

Peripheral Neuropathy

Introduction What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes It? Who Is at Risk? What Are the Symptoms? How Is It Diagnosed? How Do You Prevent It? How Do You Treat It? Concerns for People Over 50 What Can Help to Ask About at a... Read more »
The Well Project

Neuropatía Periférica

Tabla de Contenidos ¿Qué es la neuropatía periférica? ¿Qué provoca la NP? ¿Quién corre riesgo de desarrollar NP? ¿Cómo puedes saber si tienes NP? Tratamientos para la NP CIMA para la NP Referencias ¿Qué es la... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

What Is Shingles? Shingles and HIV How Is It Transmitted? How Is Shingles Treated? Can Shingles Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Shingles? Shingles is a very painful disease caused by the same herpes virus that causes chicken pox... Read more »