I am a diabetic for long 17 years and my blood sugar since last month is under control. But i am having problem with my both legs in which i always feel pricking sensation. I met many doctors but all ask me to bring blood sugar under control and the problem will automatically vanishes and no one gave any medicine.
Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice
one of the long standing diabetes complication is neuropathy wherein u get d typical sypmtoms of pricking sensatin,burning in hands or foot...typically v call it cry of d dying nerves!! its usually seen in long standing cases but severity nd progression depends on ur blood sugar levels...so as far as ur sugars are in good control u can slow down d progression...
if d pain is too severe den kindly consult ur physician or diabetologist as dey might start u on tabs which are currently in use fr dem..
hi Pricking sensation in diabetes s suggestive of diabetic neuropathy.Its complication of prolonged diabetes. controlling blood sugar level can only halt progression and development of new complication. so control blood sugar ,take tablets regularly, wear shoes and avoid injuries to leg.
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.