Meaningful Relief in Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Meaningful Relief in Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Neuropathic pain is often associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy and is defined as pain initiated or caused by a primary lesion or dysfunction in the nervous system. Pregabalin is a firstline treatment in all major international guidelines on the management of painful diabetic neuropathy (pDPN). Treatment with pregabalin leads to a clinically meaningful improvement in pain scores, offers consistent relief of pain and has an acceptable tolerance level.

Modern Medicine – Issue 2 2022