It becomes very important to control the underlying condition and co-existing condition. Peripheral neuropathy due to diabetes is related to its control and is a long term complication. So prevent it by getting good control of diabetes and blood pressure to prevent other complications. But if diabetic neuropathy sets in you can use medications approved for this conditions like Neurontin, Cymbalta, Carbamezaprin, and Lyrica.
POSTED BY: Steven Ajluni, MD