Intravenous lidocaine infusion--a new treatment of chronic painful diabetic neuropathy?

Abstract

In a randomized double-blind, cross-over study the effect of intravenous lidocaine (5 mg/kg body weight) on the symptoms and signs of painful diabetic neuropathy of more than 6 months duration has been evaluated. Using a clinical symptom scale, there was significant beneficial effect 1 and 8 days after lidocaine infusion compared to after saline infusion (P… (More)

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