Alpha-lipoic acid supplementation and diabetes
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: HADZIBETI, Djulija (Glossarij, Tea Medica - Panaceja, Ulcinj, Montenegro)
- Co-author(s): Djulija Hadzibeti:|Erisa Petro:
Diabetic neuropathy represents a major health problem, as it is responsible for substantial morbidity, increased mortality, and impaired quality of life. In diabetic neuropathy, oxygen free-radical activity in the sciatic nerve is increased.
Short term treatment of thirty patients with diabetes for three weeks using 600mg of ALA intravenously The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.