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1

Management of diabetic neuropathy

Now managed in the same way as all forms of neuropathic pain

2

First line treatment of neuropathic pain

Amitriptyline, duloxetine, gabapentin, pregabalin

3

2nd line treatment of neuropathic pain

Try any of the 3 other first line agents

4

What can be used as rescue therapy for exacerbations of neuropathic pain

Tramadol

5

Localised neuropathic pain treatment option

Topical capsaicin

6

Treatment of gastroparesis with diabetes

Metoclopramide, domperidone or erythromycin (prokinetic agents)