Intense muscle pain

My father is a diabetic type 2 patient.he has very bad leg ache and it is so severe. it aches everyday especially a lot at night. he started riding bicycle and after that all this had started.before he did have cramps but not this regularly and not so badly
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
Hi,.symptoms are suggestive of diabetic neuropathy.. Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that can occur if you have diabetes. High blood sugar can injure nerve fibers throughout your body, but diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in your legs and feet. Depending on the affected nerves, symptoms of diabetic neuropathy can range from pain and numbness in your extremities ... Treatment for diabetic neuropathy focuses on: Slowing progression of the disease, Relieving pain, Managing complications and restoring function. Consult Physician...
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