Nervous system problems

Neurological disorders

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The nervous system problems category is also known as neurological disorders.

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(Media release)
05 Apr 2013 The latest edition of NPS RADAR reviews pregabalin (Lyrica), a treatment option recently listed on the PBS for people with neuropathic pain which has not been controlled by other drugs
06 Dec 2011 People with type 1 diabetes may develop complications, especially if blood glucose isn't controlled. Smoking, having high blood pressure or high cholesterol, or heavy alcohol intake may cause complications sooner. Common complications include eye conditions, kidney disease, heart disease, stroke, nerve problems & feet problems.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
01 Oct 2008 Focuses on different approaches to drug therapy for neuropathic pain conditions often seen in primary care: diabetic neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia and trigeminal neuralgia.

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