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Mon, Aug 17 11:40am · Post viral neuropathy in Neuropathy

I have posted on this thread previously, but this sounds timely. My symptoms and subsequent diagnosis with Idiopathic Sensory Neuropathy, I associate with the first Shingrix immunization I received. I will not get the second dose, unless someone can convenience me otherwise. I have no pain, very disrupted sleep, find yoga helps, and have good balance/gait. Once I get out of bed, the symptoms of creepy/crawly things under my skin of my calf’s, disappears. I take 600 mg Gabapentin at bedtime and 25 mg Amitriptyline in the evening. These I have taken for a year. When I entered this site, I was wondering if anyone found improvement or a diminished numbness in my feet/legs. I have not found any posting to support this.

Mon, May 4 10:25am · Neuropathy: Anyone have any experience with gabapentin? in Neuropathy

I have sensory neuropathy in my feet and lower legs. I started Gabapentin 11 months ago and have had an abundance of relief from it. I take 600 mg at bedtime and am able to get a good night’s sleep. The symptoms I feel it relieves includes the achy/pain in my legs at night as well as the creepy/crawly feeling under the skin of my calfs at night. Once I am up in the morning, any/all symptoms go away. I have good balance and gait, and get good relief from yoga that stretches.

Wed, Mar 11 8:51pm · Shingrix and peripheral neuropathy in Neuropathy

Just had a friend tell me yesterday that one month after the first Shingrix shot, she developed shingles, It has been a mild case and a pharmacist/family member, recommended she be sure to get the 2nd shot but at 6 months to a year later…not too close to the first one. So many varying pieces of info out there.

Tue, Feb 25 11:38am · Shingrix and peripheral neuropathy in Neuropathy

Is any healthcare system gathering data re the Shingrix vaccine and side effects?

Sat, Feb 22 12:00pm · Shingrix and peripheral neuropathy in Neuropathy

I have been surfing this site for info re ShingRix. Immediately after my first ShingRix, on March 12, 2019, I had what I thought were to be symptoms or Restless Leg. It was five months, a sleep study, and a myriad of blood tests before a neurologist did an EMG and said I have Idiopathic sensory neuropathy of unknown etiology. I don’t feel it has progressed beyond my toes and lower legs. I am taking Gabapentin, 600 mg at bedtime and Amitriptyline 25mg at 6 p.m. I have never increased this. I sleep well 95% for the time, do have a hard time getting up early in the morning, but do not feel the need for a nap during the day. One of my immune test results is a bit off but no treatment for this located. Based on my history, I am unwilling to have the 2nd ShingRix. Yoga helps a lot. My balance is good as is my gait. Any thoughts? Thanks from this 77.5 yr old female.

Thu, Jan 16 10:45am · Anyone here dealing with peripheral neuropathy? in Neuropathy

@johnbishop, Sensory Neuropathy differs from Peripheral Neuropathy in the nerve root innervation and body parts effected. Hope someone can help me with a more specific explanation.

Tue, Jan 14 11:43am · Shingrix and peripheral neuropathy in Neuropathy

Immediately after my first Shingrix shot I developed sensory neuropathy, not peripheral neuropathy. I am reluctant to get the 2nd Shingrix.

Sat, Jan 11 8:50am · FGFR3 ANTIBODY in Neuropathy

I see this is an old thread, but the question asked alerted me to two things found on my blood word, Borderline B-12 (for which I am now taking B-12, 3000 mcg, sublingual), and an elevated anti-HDS which is actually associated with atonal sensory neuropathies. The sensory neuropathy has been my operating diagnosis. I could not find any info on-line about possible treatment for the elevated anti-HSD. Is there any information you have on this? Thanks.