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Drugs Similar in Efficacy for Neuropathic Pain in Diabetes

Julia Boyle, PhD., University of Surrey (UK), and colleagues conducted a study of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetics with chronic painful DPN taking common medications to treat DPN: amitryptiline (Elavil), duloxetine (Cymbalta), and pregabalin (Lyrica). Their goal was to assess the impact of these medications on pain, sleep, daytime functioning, and quality of life.  READ MORE

Source: HealthDay