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What Can You Do To Heal Sensory Peripheral Neuropathy

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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 problem

I started taking efavirenz,tenofovir,lamivudine in November 2008, ever since i have pains in my... Read more »

Do Meds Help PN?

I am 18 months infected, with very good T Cells and low VL which by themselves would not indicate... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

...walking or standing. What Causes PN? PN can be caused by HIV infection of nerve cells, by drugs used to treat HIV or other health problems, or other factors. Risk factors for PN include higher HIV viral load, diabetes, age greater than 50,... 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 References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Native American/Alaska Native Traditional Healing

... What Is Native American Traditional Healing? Who Would Benefit From Traditional Healing? How Does Traditional Healing Interact With Western Medicine? The Bottom Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Chinese Acupuncture

...Are the Risks and Side Effects? How Do We Know It Works? For More Information What Is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a healing technique used in traditional Chinese medicine. Very thin needles are used to stimulate specific points in the... Read more »
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Good news?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...minor in scope and is worth watching. The cognitive loss is also very moderate and may be due more to age, I am 52, than HIV. Sensory neuropathy is a common effect of long term infection and not the drugs, he says. However, the neurologist... Read more »

Just another PN question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Distal sensory neuropathy affects the feet and occasionally hands. Would any of the other forms (e.g. motor etc) affect the face and above the knees and Read more »

Healing

Posted by Anonymous
...Ive read alot of questions on the way the body heals with HIV and I have been having similiar symptoms, Can HIV slow down the way you say heal cuts or bruises ? if it does what stage Read more »

Peripheral Neuropathy - L-Carnetine

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...based strictly on my personal experience and is not a recommendation. I am a long-term survivor(21 years) and in general good health. Last year I successfully complete a course of Chemo for Non-Hodgkins Lyphoma. In March 2004 I began to... Read more »