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Peripheral Nervous System Diseases (PNS Diseases) Summary

Description: Diseases of the peripheral nerves external to the brain and spinal cord, which includes diseases of the nerve roots, ganglia, plexi, autonomic nerves, sensory nerves, and motor nerves.

Also Known As: PNS Diseases; Peripheral Neuropathy; Neuropathy, Peripheral; Peripheral Neuropathies; PNS (Peripheral Nervous System) Diseases Show All >>

Networked: 5557 relevant articles (315 outcomes, 660 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Peripheral Nervous System Diseases

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. NAD (NADH) : 22 outcomes 92 studies in 422 results : IBA
  2. pregabalin (Lyrica) : 19 outcomes 33 studies in 86 results : FDA 5
  3. bortezomib (Velcade) : 17 outcomes 20 studies in 183 results : FDA 1
  4. Paclitaxel (Taxol) : 13 outcomes 33 studies in 262 results : FDA 13 Generic
  5. oxaliplatin (Eloxatin) : 12 outcomes 28 studies in 152 results : FDA 14 Generic
  6. gabapentin (Neurontin) : 9 outcomes 12 studies in 43 results : FDA 37 Generic
  7. duloxetine (Cymbalta) : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 36 results : FDA 10
  8. Thalidomide (Thalomid) : 8 outcomes 9 studies in 122 results : FDA 2
  9. Amitriptyline (Elavil) : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 24 results : FDA 198 Generic
  10. mecobalamin (methylcobalamin) : 7 outcomes 4 studies in 19 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Peripheral Nervous System Diseases

  1. Pain (Aches)
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  3. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia)
  4. Postherpetic Neuralgia
  5. Multiple Myeloma
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Key Therapies for Peripheral Nervous System Diseases

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 21 outcomes 67 studies in 513 results
  2. Injections : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 16 results
  3. Immunotherapy : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 5 results
  4. Electric Stimulation Therapy (Electrotherapy) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 3 results
  5. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 26 results
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