Vitamin B supplementation for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.

  title={Vitamin B supplementation for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.},
  author={Bhavani Jayabalan and Lian Leng Low},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  volume={57 2},
Vitamin B12 deficiency has been associated with significant neurological pathology, especially peripheral neuropathy. This review aims to examine the existing evidence on the effectiveness of vitamin B12 supplementation for the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy. A search of PubMed and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials for all relevant randomised controlled trials was conducted in December 2014. Any type of therapy using vitamin B12 or its coenzyme forms was assessed… CONTINUE READING