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What are commonly prescribed medications for burning feet?

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Burning feet treatments include treating the pain and abnormal sensations created by neuropathy. Some commonly prescribed medications for burning feet include:

  • amitriptyline 
  • carbamazepine (Tegretol)
  • desipramine (Norpramin)
  • duloxetine (Cymbalta)
  • gabapentin (Neurontin)
  • pregabalin (Lyrica)
  • topiramate (Topamax)
  • venlafaxine (Effexor XR)

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Aminoff, M. Neurology and General Medicine, Elsevier, 2008.
Dobbs, M. Clinical Neurotoxicology, Saunders, 2009.

 

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on June 15, 2020

SOURCES:


Aminoff, M. Neurology and General Medicine, Elsevier, 2008.
Dobbs, M. Clinical Neurotoxicology, Saunders, 2009.

 

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on June 15, 2020

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