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... with small fiber peripheral neuropathy in late 2014. After many blood tests, an EMG, etc, so far my neurologist has not found an underlying cause except possibly B12 deficiency. My B12 level was 530 in mid 2014 and in March 2016 had dropped to 280. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, all peripheral nerves do have the ability to repair themselves once whatever has been assaulting them has ceased. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Rickhev. I can tell you what my neuro told me about B-12 deficiency. I had a very low B-12 level about 1 1/2 years ago and my PCP put me on sublingual B-12 permanently. I developed my neuropathy 3 months after starting on the supplement and have had it ever since with no improvement. My neuro said even though my B-12 levels were back to normal the damage to the nerves that... (3 replies)

Vitamin B6 & B12
Aug 3, 2011
... o take, but you need to watch how much B6 you take, since too much can be toxic. They support nerve health. I had locking fingers also, but mine were caused by nerves compressed in my cervical spine. Hope your delay in getting to see a neurologist is not too long. You probably need an MRI. ... (1 replies)
... Laurie, mine started in my feet and then rather quickly went up my legs and I was just starting to get trouble with my hands when before starting treatment, they resolved pretty quickly . An emg picked up that i did have some large nerve damage, but I was mostly troubled with small fibre nerves, severe burning, electric like zapping feeling, pain & numbness. Hand... (14 replies)
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... I've been supplementing, doing acupuncture, B12 shots and drops. I will do sun therapy. I stopped prevacid. Eating whole foods. ... (14 replies)
... Laurie, as you get your levels back up and the nerves begin to heal, you probably can get strength back in your hands with physical therapy. ... (14 replies)
... Secondly it appear it has alot to do with the type of b12 you are having and how often do you know? ... (9 replies)
... How long do you think it takes for nerves to regenerate? ... (9 replies)
... the root cause of your nerve damage then yes it can, but it can take many shots to build up a good storage of it again, depending on the amount of damage to the nerves the repairing time can vary greatly, peripheral nerves have the ability to regenerate once whatever is assaulting them ceases, they repair very slowly though. ... (9 replies)
B12 Deficiency
Jun 19, 2008
... To rule out other known causes it's really best to see a neuro that specializes in peripheral neuropathy, there are many reasons why our nerves can get damaged, B12 defiency is only one of them, there are better tests than that serum b12 to evaluate a b12 deficiency, like Homocysteine and Methylmalonic Acid & lots of other testing can be done to rule out other known... (10 replies)
B12 Deficiency
Jun 18, 2008
... I appreciate the information. I did show some improvement pretty shortly after the initial B12 shot and I have been on B12 supplements every day for a couple of weeks. I have good days and days that are not so good. ... (10 replies)
B12 Deficiency
Jun 17, 2008
... others like myself have periods of flaring of symptoms then followed by lessening of symptoms for a short periods then followed on by on going of flaring as the nerves are trying to regenerate. ... (10 replies)
Vitamin B12
May 15, 2008
... I know other idiopathic PNer's that claim that their PN has improved over time in various degrees by taking B12 Methylcobalamin supplementation and others haven't been so lucky, so i really do think it's an individual thing. ... (2 replies)
Vitamin B12
May 14, 2008
... I have read that by Japanese PN experts standards, a serum b12 score of less than 500 is very suspicious of b12 deficiency, then they use mega doses of B12 methylcobalamin on their PN patients, up to 60 mg's daily. ... (2 replies)
Vitamin B12
May 14, 2008
... I have heard that vitamin B12 is essential for healthy nerves and that most people on a healthy diet should not be defficient unless they have some health problem. My blood tests show no such problem. ... (2 replies)
B12 nerve repair
Jul 11, 2007
... levels back to normal.It can take many months for nerves to heal. ... (7 replies)
... selves were among the most painful I ever had. I had them twice in the hip. I've only heard of these for deficiency, which I suppose could help with pain in the nerves for those who are truly deficient. ... (3 replies)
... orally, not sublingually, daily. I started feeling better and figured I was covered with a daily pill. Three years later, my b12 was checked again, and I was told it was in the normal range. It turns out it was in the very low normal range, but the doctors didn't tell me that. ... (14 replies)


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