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Category Archives: MS Treatment

Treating MS : National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 7:47 am

Managing MS is an ongoing process, beginning with the very first symptoms and continuing throughout the disease course. Its never too soon or too late to think about how to access high quality, comprehensive, interdisciplinary care. Continue reading

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MS Relapse Rates: Measuring MS Treatment Efficacy in …

Posted: August 13, 2018 at 7:41 am

Measuring the effectiveness of treatments for multiple sclerosis (MS) is complicated; the disease biology is not entirely understood, and symptoms vary from person to person. While doctors and researchers continue to explore new endpoints for clinical trials that evaluate MS therapies, measuring relapse rates remains one of the most common. Continue reading

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Symptoms and Treatment

Posted: August 10, 2018 at 3:43 pm

What Is MS? Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system attacks its own central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord). In MS, the immune system attacks and damages or destroys the myelin, a substance that surrounds and insulates the nerves. Continue reading

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Treatment Options | MS Living Well

Posted: July 31, 2018 at 7:47 pm

AubagioAubagio (teriflunomide) is a once-a-day tablet for the treatment of adults with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS). The Aubagio 14 mg dose has been shown to reduce relapses by 31.5% in the TEMSO trial and 36% in the TOWER trial. Continue reading

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Multiple Sclerosis: What’s New in MS Treatment Options?

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Medically reviewed on Apr 27, 2018 by L. Anderson, PharmD Continue reading

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Vitamin D links to MS supported by study

Posted: July 26, 2018 at 10:11 am

SCIENTISTS have moved a step closer to understanding how to better treat multiple sclerosis (MS) after more evidence emerged of a crucial link to vitamin D. In the latest study, University of Tasmania researchers discovered that MS sufferers treated with interferon-beta, a common MS drug, had higher vitamin D levels than those not on the treatment. Continue reading

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Multiple Sclerosis Treatment & Management: Approach …

Posted: July 17, 2018 at 2:47 am

Disease-modifying therapies have shown beneficial effects in patients with relapsing MS, including reduced frequency and severity of clinical attacks. Continue reading

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Pill for Relapsing MS | RRMS Treatment | GILENYA (fingolimod)

Posted: June 9, 2018 at 6:30 pm

GILENYA has a pregnancy registryclick here to learn more. Continue reading

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MS Treatment Options & Strategies – MultipleSclerosis.net

Posted: June 2, 2018 at 9:42 pm

Strategies for treating MS When faced with an illness or injury, such as an infection or a broken bone, we usually think of going to a doctor and getting medicine or undergoing a procedure that will help us get back to normal again. However, when it comes to a disease like MS, we need to think a little differently when we talk about treatment. Currently there is no cure or easy fix for MS, so the goal of treatment is to manage the disease and learn to live as fully and as normally as possible Continue reading

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Multiple sclerosis – Diagnosis and treatment – Mayo Clinic

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Diagnosis A complete neurological exam and medical history are needed to diagnose MS. There are no specific tests for MS. Instead, a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis often relies on ruling out other conditions that might produce similar signs and symptoms, known as a differential diagnosis. Continue reading

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