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Related terms: SFN, Small Fiber Sensory Neuropathy, SFSN
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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 5 answers
I'm a physicist, not an MD. I've been to the ER for back and wrap-around chest pain on my left side twice in the past 1-1/2 months. The first trip concluded with the ER doc finding, via CT scan, that I have bone lesions on my ribs. He didn't prescribe anything effective: ...
Posted 24 Jul 2013 by • 7 answers
Medicine gabapentin 300 mg three.times a day . I looked up side effects it doesn't say causes drowsiness but for me it took away pain but I can't even drive I am so drowsy I thought. I guess it's a trade off for the tremendous nerve pain I had but it is very difficult,
Posted 3 May 2018 by • 3 answers
... with this condition. However, I am in no pain from the nerves; instead I suffer from neuropathic itch. At times it is unbearable because the itch covers my entire body every single day especially my face and back. While gabapentin 300mg helps somewhat, it is not a cure. IF there is anybody out ...
Posted 1 May 2018 by • 1 answer
How high of a dose of amitriptyline 75mg. , to treat Small Fiber Neuropathy ,may be taken along with Lamictal 350mg for Bipolar Disorder?
Posted 30 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
... yet (SFN). I suffer from SFN, and after a long two-year struggle to reach the diagnosis, I was inspired this year to do something big to bring attention to the condition and raise money to open a fund at the Medical Center for SFN patients who cannot afford the diagnosis or potential treatment ...
Posted 12 Oct 2017 by • 2 answers
Posted 31 May 2017 by • 1 answer
... and leg. The pain is unbearable when not under control with carbamazepine, pamelor, tylenol 3, lidocaine patches... What i want to ask is if any of you find that there are are flare ups? I went for a good 5 or 6 months feeling pretty good and then one day, about a month ago, WHAM! unbearable ...
Posted 17 Jul 2017 • 1 answer
Early this spring my neurologist said I had Small Fiber Neuropathy. I have Celiac Disease. She thought it was caused by the Celiac Disease. This summer, I found out I have Predominant Humoral Immune Deficiency (I have Selective IgA Deficiency and IgG2 and IgG3 subclass deficiencies). My ...
Posted 2 Apr 2017 by • 3 answers
... were normal, I have the symptoms of burning feet, tingling etc. now my neurologist is sending me to a psychiatrist, he says could be from my high anxiety leve. Could that be the cause?
Posted 7 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
I am 3 days into starting duloxetine for SFN. I was taking pregabalin, but this needed to be changed due to sensitivity. I am finding things really difficult through the medication change. I don't know if it's side effects of the new medication, or withdrawal from the old. This is the 4th ...
Posted 27 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
Hello. I'm new to this group. I have been taking pregabalin for a small fibre neuropathy as a result of a chemotherapy drug I was given many years ago. I take 150mg twice a day. I was originally on 100mg be but increased it last summer when the pain got worse. Although the medication has ...
Posted 14 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
... affects you?
Posted 10 Jan 2015 by • 5 answers
I have to take the Advil for lower back pain. However it don't help with arthritis in my hips. If I can't take together is there a time frame which I can take both
Posted 23 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
... infusions. To tell you the truth I don't understand this disease. Can someone explain it to me?
Posted 12 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer