Neuropathic pain is caused by damage or disease that impacts a diverse sensory system made of receptors and processing sensors that produce sensations such as touch, temperature, body position, and pain. Some of the drugs in chemotherapy treatments can damage nerves leading to Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathic Pain. Due to severe symptoms, cancer patients with neuropathic pain… Continue Reading »

Treatments for Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathic Pain Neuropathic pain is caused by damage or disease that impacts a diverse sensory system made of receptors and processing sensors that produce sensations such as touch, temperature, body position, and pain. Some of the drugs in chemotherapy treatments can damage nerves leading to Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathic Pain. Due to severe symptoms,… Continue Reading »

Chemotherapy is a proven treatment to eliminate the cancer cells either in conjunction with surgical intervention or as a standalone method. As a systematic drug treatment, chemotherapy is administered throughout the entire body either intravenously or orally. Although chemotherapy significantly reduces symptoms caused by cancer and prolongs survival, it often causes significant side effects in… Continue Reading »