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Latest Peripheral neuropathy Stories

2012-10-04 06:26:12

BURLINGTON, ON, Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - EKO International Inc. (EKNL-Pinksheets) announces that NeuroVasc Clinical Inc.,( NCI) is commencing an awareness campaign notifying health care practitioners that clinics providing treatment for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy will soon be available for their patients. Diabetic neuropathies, affect over 50% of diabetics. If left untreated, diabetic neuropathies trigger foot ulcers that may require amputation, may cause disabling chronic pain...

2012-09-21 23:00:55

The Ultimate Neuropathy Support System is now available from the Neuropathytreatment.com website. It is a form of peripheral neuropathy treatment designed to treat the symptoms and pain caused by all kinds of neuropathies. London, UK (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 The Ultimate Neuropathy Support System is now available exclusively through the neuropathytreatment.com website. It is a unique blend of herbs that has been specially formulated to alleviate the pain and suffering caused by the many...

2012-08-29 02:25:17

RARITAN, N.J., Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for NUCYNTA(® )ER (tapentadol) extended-release tablets, an oral analgesic taken twice daily, for the management of neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) in adults when a continuous, around-the-clock opioid analgesic is needed for an extended period of time. To view...

2012-06-30 23:00:23

A brand new source of information for sufferers of neuropathic conditions and their carers is now available at NeuropathyTreatment.com. The site aims to provide information about all aspects of the condition from the causes and symptoms to the treatments available. London, UK (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 NeuropathyTreatment.com is pleased to announce that their new website devoted to sufferers of peripheral neuropathy and their carers is now live and online. The site went live on June 17th 2012...

2012-06-04 09:50:55

Duloxetine reduced painful neuropathy in majority of patients The antidepressant drug duloxetine, known commercially as Cymbalta, helped relieve painful tingling feelings caused by chemotherapy in 59 percent of patients, a new study finds. This is the first clinical trial to find an effective treatment for this pain. Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy is a common side effect of certain chemotherapy drugs. The tingling feeling -- usually felt in the toes, feet, fingers and hands...

2012-03-28 02:25:17

VANCOUVER, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Allon Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: NPC) announced today that it has been granted a U.S. patent that covers the use of the Company's neuroprotective technology platform in the treatment of peripheral neuropathy. This includes the Company's lead drug candidate, davunetide, and pipeline product AL-309 as treatments for peripheral neuropathy caused by anti-cancer drugs. Dr. Alistair Stewart, Allon's Vice President of Commercial Research, said the...

2012-01-24 10:58:07

U-M researchers found more efficient diagnostic tools are not always used, results reported in Archives of Internal Medicine Researchers at the University of Michigan analyzed the tremendous cost of diagnosing peripheral neuropathy and found that less expensive, more effective tests are less likely to be used. Almost one-quarter of patients receiving neuropathy diagnoses undergo high-cost, low-yield MRIs while very few receive low-cost, high-yield glucose tolerance tests, according to...

2012-01-23 16:03:00

Neuropathy Patients More Likely to Receive High-cost, Low-yield Screening Instead of More Effective Tests U-M researchers found more efficient diagnostic tools are not always used, results reported in Archives of Internal Medicine ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at the University of Michigan analyzed the tremendous cost of diagnosing peripheral neuropathy and found that less expensive, more effective tests are less likely to be used. Almost...

2011-08-18 00:00:42

Are doctors missing the mark...not treating the real cause of your nerve pain? Buffalo Grove, IL (PRWEB) August 17, 2011 A Buffalo Grove IL doctors office has introduced a new and different protocol to help patients with foot pain and burning. Buffalo Grove Pain Relief Center near Arlington Heights and Buffalo Grove has a specialized exam and evaluation to find the true cause of this problem, thereby, helping the team of doctors and practitioners deliver the right treatment of this painful...

2011-08-02 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NeurogesX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGSX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel pain management therapies, today announced it will hold a conference call on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. EDT (5:30 a.m. PDT) to report results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2011 and to provide an update on the U.S. commercial launch of Qutenza® (capsaicin) 8% patch for the management of neuropathic pain...