B vitamins relieve neuropathic pain behaviors induced by infraorbital nerve constriction in rats.

@article{Kopruszinski2012BVR,
  title={B vitamins relieve neuropathic pain behaviors induced by infraorbital nerve constriction in rats.},
  author={Caroline Machado Kopruszinski and Renata Cristiane dos Reis and Juliana Geremias Chichorro},
  journal={Life sciences},
  year={2012},
  volume={91 23-24},
  pages={1187-95}
}
AIMS There is mounting evidence that use of B vitamins can help control neuropathic pain. This study investigated if treatment with B1, B6 and B12 vitamins, alone or in combination with carbamazepine, can ameliorate distinct nociceptive behaviors in a model of trigeminal neuropathic pain. MAIN METHODS Male Wistar rats were submitted to infraorbital nerve constriction or sham surgery and received a 5-day treatment with one of the B vitamins, a single carbamazepine injection or the association… CONTINUE READING