Botox and Raynaud's. For Raynaud's the theory is that it may provide the benefit of a digital sympathectomy operation (that you may be more familiar with) but without surgery. Raynaud's and Scleroderma Association.
Digital (Finger) Ulcers. Systemic scleroderma and Raynaud's can cause painful ulcers on the fingers or toes, which are known as digital ulcers. ISN.
Judy King: CREST SyndromeA neurosurgeon performed a Digital Sympathectomy on my right hand and, thank God, my finger was saved...
Ginkgo and Raynaud's. Ginkgo reduced the daily frequency of Raynaud's symptoms and that weekly attacks were less frequent. Ginkgo can interact with certain herbs and medications and can increase your risk of bleeding. Raynaud's Association.
Hypothyroidism: Treat, If Necessary
Hypothyroidism occurs in a fair percentage of Scleroderma patients, and adequate treatment for it can be beneficial for the Raynaud's, also. ISN.
Medications for Raynaud's
Medications. There are a number of prescription medications that have been proven to be effective for Raynaud's. ISN.
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