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Suggest treatment for peripheral neuropathy numbness

Had a bout of periphial Neuropathy in both legs 3 years ago Pain stopped after 2 weeks but left with numb bottoms of feet and numb toes Now finger tips as well as nose and lips are numb No diabetes diagnosis Have been losing leg and arm strength and have fallen quite frequently as of late My Doctor just treats each concern as neurotic symptoms Should I be concerned or am I truly just neurotic ?
Tue, 27 Dec 2016
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hi
Thanks for using HCM.
Th reasons for your problems can be due to many reasons, not only diabetes.
please check out with your calcium,electrolyte,vitamin b12 & d3 levels & thyroid levels.
You can start with vitamin b12 supplements (methylcobalamine) added with calcium and pregablin.
please consult the neurologist.
all the best.take care.
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Suggest treatment for peripheral neuropathy numbness

hi Thanks for using HCM. Th reasons for your problems can be due to many reasons, not only diabetes. please check out with your calcium,electrolyte,vitamin b12 & d3 levels & thyroid levels. You can start with vitamin b12 supplements (methylcobalamine) added with calcium and pregablin. please consult the neurologist. all the best.take care.