.'/> Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook

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Overview of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Complimentary and alternative treatments for CRPS that are considered below include:

  • Low Dose Naltrexone

Treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Please see conventional, complimentary and alternative medical treatments for important background information regarding the different types of medical treatments discussed below.

Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative Treatments

Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)

According to the [Younger2014], CRPS is a neuroinflammatory disease that LDN has been seen to benefit; the Low Dose Naltrexone home page [LDN] suggests that this neuroinflammatory disease may be associated with autoimmune processes.

Dr. Weyrich has been trained in the use of Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN). However, Dr. Weyrich has not treated any cases of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) with LDN.

Please see What is Low Dose Naltrexone? for more information.


References for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)