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Related terms: SFN, Small Fiber Sensory Neuropathy, SFSN
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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 6 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 30 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
... 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 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 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 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 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 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 12 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 30 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
... works?? I've tried Amitryptaline and Gabapentin with no effect; now taking Dulexotine which works better but the itch is still distracting enough to interfere with everyday life. I've also tried mild anti-itch shampoos and several natural oils; these work for a while but after a ...
Small Fiber Neuropathy - Hi PLEASE I'm looking for a caring and understanding pain management doctor
Posted 9 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
... in new jersey. I'm from?