DOI: https://doi.org/10.22141/2224-0721.3.59.2014.76664

Clinical Approaches to the Treatment of Diabetic Neuropathy

A.V. Kaminsky

Abstract


The article is devoted to the treatment of diabetic neuropathy. The described scheme of application of preparations of alpha-lipoic (thioctic) acid. Recently in Europe and the United States conducted a series of clinical studies that have shown that the minimal period of the reaction to therapy drugs alpha lipoic acid is 21-28 days, during this time decreases symptoms of diabetic polyneuropathy. Optimal time course of treatment is the period of 3 months, which helps to eliminate metabolic injury, subject to the mandatory re courses with a break in 1-3-6 months. The total duration of therapy of neuropathy alpha lipoic acid should be at least one year.


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