Nerve damage can occur in different parts of your body. The most common type of nerve damage occurs in your hands and feet. Doctors call this Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy (DPN). If you answer yes to any of these questions, you may have nerve damage due to diabetes. DO NOT IGNORE YOUR PAIN! Give Neighborhood Neuropathy Centers a call to see how we can help.
A recent article in Pain Medicine News cited that evidence was lacking for current pharmacologic treatment of neuropathic pain. In short, drugs don't work.
The article specifically noted "successful management of neuropathic pain remains elusive, despite the variety of pharmacologic classes prescribed to treat it, new research suggests. Furthermore, the actual evidence-supporting drugs used on an everyday basis is remarkably deficient."
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