Look Out for Elderly Patients Getting a Tricyclic for Nerve Pain
We're getting questions about treating neuropathic or "nerve" pain...caused by diabetes, shingles, and other conditions.
Treating neuropathic pain is tricky.
Meds only reduce pain by 30% to 50%. Plus, treatment often requires a "trial and error" of meds or med combos to find the most effective regimen.