L-carnitine in the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy and its effect on plasma beta-endorphin levels


Cakir N., Yetkin I., Karakoc A., Karakan T., Ayvaz G., Arslan M.

CURRENT THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH-CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL, vol.61, no.12, pp.871-876, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0011-393x(00)90014-6
  • Title of Journal : CURRENT THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH-CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.871-876

Abstract

Objective: We investigated the efficacy of L-carnitine (LC) in the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy (DN) and its effects on levels of the endogenous peptide beta -endorphin.