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I have diabites 2 and im suffering with cramps in gothe feet

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JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: i have diabites 2 and im suffering with cramps in gothe feet and sometimes i cant move my thumbs
JA: The Doctor can help. Just a couple quick questions before I transfer you. How long have you had the cramps? Have you used any medication for it?
Customer: no medication for cramps
JA: Have you seen an OB/GYN about the cramps?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: i have had a heart attack 4 yrs ago and 3 stokes 2 yrs ako

Hello. I'm The Good Dr., licensed and practicing physician. Excellent service is my goal.

sounds like neuropathy

are you on meds for it?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No meds for the cramps which I get during the day and whilst asleep

I would ask your doctor for gabapentin

it is very good for this problem

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Sorry cant afford much at the moment

No problem

I answered above

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
what about my hands sometimes i cant move my thumbs for about 10 seconds and some times my fingers too please

that is the same


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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Ok thank you i will ring my doctor first thing