Is diabetes causing you pain?, Tingling?, Numbness?
If yes, you may have a condition known as painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy (painful DPN).
What is Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy?
DPN refers to various types of nerve damage associated with diabetes mellitus like numbness, tingling, pain, etc.
Symptoms of DPN
Symptoms depend on the site of nerve damage and can include motor changes such as weakness; sensory symptoms such as numbness, tingling, or pain; or autonomic changes such as urinary symptoms.
What is the RiNeuD study?
The RiNeuD study is a clinical research study for people who have type 1 or type 2 diabetes that has led to painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy. The goal of the RiNeuD study is to find out if the study medication can provide relief from the pain, tingling, and numbness associated with painful DPN. The study medication may be able to restore cells, called neurons, that transport messages between the brain and other parts of the body.
Who can join the study?
You may be able to join the RiNeuD study if you meet the following study requirements:
- Between 18 and 80 years of age
- Diagnosed with diabetes (type 1 or type 2) at least 6 months ago
- Have pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness in the hands, legs, or feet
- Other study requirements will apply ⚠️