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Magnesium With Neuropathy

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AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Peripheral neuropathy (PN) is a disease of the peripheral nerves. These are all the nerves
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reversing neuropathy (TREATMENT OF PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY, 2010)

hi, just want to know if there is anything i can do to reverse neuropathy in my toes and feet. i am 46, male, fit and healthy, v/l undetctable, cd4 approx 500. i am told it was caused by stavudine which i stopped taking about a year ago, greatly...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,D4T-induced distal sensory neuropathy is indeed annoying! (I have it as well.) We don't have a quick (or even slow) fix for this side effect/toxicity yet. I'll repost Read more »

Neuropathy

can neuropathy be treatable?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Neuropathy due to HIV often will improve with HIV treatment. Neuropathy due to certain HIV drugs may bet better if treatment switched to Read more »

Neuropathy/Depression

I am a 56 year old male who was diagnosed with AIDS 3 years ago. My t's have risen from 44 to 171 and my viral load has been negligable since I started treatment. I am on Sustiva and Combivir. My major problem is neuropathy in my feet and the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Some vitamin deficiencies can aggavate/cause peripheral neuropathy. Some alternative treatments can help (such as calcium, magnesium pills, L-carnitine, etc) in a variable manner (see www.daair.org or Jon Kaiser's bood Healing HIV). For ongoing... Read more »

Neuropathy

Dear Docs, Stats: Male, 48, + for about three years now and on sustiva, combivir and ziagen. Also on testosterone gel, celexa and occasional ativan. Initial VL was 208000 and baseline t-cells were 280.Current t-cells are 400+ 30, and VL...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...amitryptiline, Neurontin, acupuncture, massage, vitamins B1, B2, co-enzyme Q, N-acetyl cystein, L-carnitine, supplemental calcium and magnesium help certain individuals (not all at once but trying different approaches). Mild neuropathy due to... Read more »
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Women Alive

Neuropathy

...We have heard good reports about a simple prevention or treatment regimen for neuropathy. It involves calcium, magnesium, and vitamin B6. It helps protect the nerves and prevent or treat peripheral neuropathy ( usually felt as pain or numbness in Read more »
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 Finding Support Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Peripheral Neuropathy

...improved both symptoms and nerve biopsy results, even when the "d" drugs were continued. Also important is replenishment of magnesium , often deficient in PHAs (try 500 mg daily) and B complex vitamins, in particular, the following: vitamin... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Peripheral Neuropathy

...PN tend to occur at different stages of HIV disease). Early in HIV disease, people may experience AIDP, CIDP, and various mononeuropathies. DSP is most common in middle and late stages, with incidence increasing as immune system damage... Read more »
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chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

What is neuropathy pain?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
...Can someone describe what is neuropathy pain? Read more »

chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous
...I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

Neuropathy

Posted by tol85, 1 Reply
...is, Has anyone had symptoms of neuropahty, then have tested negative and suddenly all symptoms are gone? I've been told that Neuropathy is something usually found in the latter part of HIV or AIDS. Usually cause by certain mediactions. My other... Read more »