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Side effects - Neuropathy

So… I now have peripheral neuropathy, thanks to that last dose of the meanie Cisplatin.

Immediately after I had it, I got numb feet. They weren’t too bad, just quite fuzzy. 227 more words


Tue 19/12/17 - End of Part 1 - 4 months 29 days

NHS Staff  9, cum 264

I thought I’d better update you on events as I’ve received a few enquiring emails.

Tue 12/12/17

I have blood tests and a review meeting with Dr Mounter today.  676 more words

My diabetic patient complains of new onset tingling, burning, and numbness in her feet and ankles while taking levofloxacin for sinusitis. Could it be the antibiotic?

Although there are numerous culprits in peripheral neuropathy (PN), fluoroquinolones (FQs) are increasing reported as a potential cause, affecting about 1% of patients. 1

Besides many case reports, couple of large epidemiologic studies support the association between PN and FQs. 321 more words

Floxie Hope Podcast Episode 24 - PJ

PJ shared his journey through fluoroquinolone toxicity on Episode 24 of The Floxie Hope Podcast. Check it out!




PJ was given IV levofloxacin/levaquin and flagyl in the hospital, and afterward he suffered from multiple severe side-effects including debilitating fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, body-wide numbness, pain, inflammation in all his joints, and more. 33 more words

Peripheral neuropathy [GRANTED], diabetes mellitus [DENIED], bilateral extremities [DENIED], individual unemployability (TDIU) [REMDANDED] Citation Nr: 1736620

Citation Nr: 1736620	
Decision Date: 08/31/17    Archive Date: 09/06/17

DOCKET NO.  09-11 922	)	DATE

On appeal from the
Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Detroit, Michigan


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Va Disability Compensation


Not a fan of food photography. I believe, if it’s good – don’t click it, eat it.

Let that sink in.

So when I was happily hopping around and making plans for long walks in winter evenings with my lovey-doveys, my doctor struck on time. 617 more words