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Practice Guidelines: Restless Legs Syndrome

Practice Guidelines: Restless Legs Syndrome

The guidelines were developed by a group of RLS experts from the US and Europe who utilized the American Academy of Neurology's 2004 guideline development manual.

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Pregabalin: Can Concomitant Neuropathic Pain Medications Affect Efficacy?

Pregabalin: Can Concomitant Neuropathic Pain Medications Affect Efficacy?

Patients who received concomitant NeP medications showed little difference in therapeutic response in comparison to those who received pregabalin alone.

CoQ10 May Help Improve Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

CoQ10 May Help Improve Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

Significant improvement were observed for sensitivity, depression, and anxiety, among others.

Possible Link Between Fibromyalgia, Thyroid Function

Possible Link Between Fibromyalgia, Thyroid Function

Patients with fibromyalgia had a high prevalence of TRAb positivity compared with control populations in previous studies.

New Possibilities for Neuropathic Pain Treatment

New Possibilities for Neuropathic Pain Treatment

Recent findings offer a new avenue for the development of peripheral analgesics with minimal adverse effects.

Surgery May Boost Risk of Guillain-Barré in Immuno-Compromised

Surgery May Boost Risk of Guillain-Barré in Immuno-Compromised

Patients with cancer or an autoimmune disease who underwent surgery were at a greater risk.

Prediabetes, Obesity May Impact Risk of Polyneuropathy

Prediabetes, Obesity May Impact Risk of Polyneuropathy

Diabetes, waist circumference, and prediabetes were the main metabolic factors associated with neuropathy.

Pregabalin vs Gabapentin for Neuropathic Pain: Which Costs Less?

Pregabalin vs Gabapentin for Neuropathic Pain: Which Costs Less?

Even after loss of exclusivity, pregabalin has lower health care costs than gabapentin.

New Data Informs Algorithm to Diagnose, Treat Neuropathic Pain

New Data Informs Algorithm to Diagnose, Treat Neuropathic Pain

The group developed the algorithm through a year-long process of reviewing relevant published data.

Parkinson's Intestinal Gel May Cause Nerve Damage

Parkinson's Intestinal Gel May Cause Nerve Damage

The small study documented several cases of denervation and increased thermal thresholds in patients treated with LCIG.

FDA Fast Tracks Potential Neuropathy Treatment

FDA Fast Tracks Potential Neuropathy Treatment

The designation has been granted to potentially treat neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy.

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