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Hi I have severe problems with my ability to walk and stay on my feet since becoming ill with Schizophrenia and so wondered if it was conected some how, is it a symtom of my illness?

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replied July 5th, 2011
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Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum!

In all probability it is the symptom of the medications you are taking. Talk to your doctor about this—see if a change in dose, timing or type of medication helps.
Other than this it can be due to peripheral neuropathy of diabetes or hypothyroidism, lupus etc. Hope this helps. Take care!

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