• MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

    Multiple Sclerosis info: Cannabis drug for Treating Patients

    Multiple Sclerosis info: Cannabis drug for Treating Patients A “Sativex” drug derived from cannabis, which many people with multiple sclerosis say helps To ease their symptoms. This drug is a hope for million patients with MS. Sativex (R) is a cannabis-based drug containing delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) in a 1:1 ratio, delivered in an oromucosal (mouth) spray.It has been approved as adjunctive treatment for neuropathic pain in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).In new guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of people with the disabling disease, the Multiple Sclerosis info National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) says the price set by the manufacturer of Sativex (nabiximols) is high for the…

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    New Drug For Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Gets FDA Approval

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given people with multiple sclerosis some hope.On Wednesday, FDA officials announced the agency has approved a new drug for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment as well as primary progressive MS (PPMS).It’s the first drug approved for treatment of PPMS.The drug, Ocrevus (ocrelizumab), is an intravenous infusion given by a medical professional.The approval is especially good news for those with progressive types of MS who have not found a drug that has worked to reduce flares, improve symptoms, or slow disease progression. According to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 2.3 million people worldwide are living with the disease.Now, for the first time, people with PPMS may benefit from what officials…

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    Multiple Sclerosis Drug Linked To Increased Risk Of Colorectal Cancer

    The multiple sclerosis drug mitoxantrone may be associated with an increased risk of colorectal cancer, according to a study published in the May 11, 2016, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Mitoxantrone suppresses the immune system. It was first developed as a chemotherapy drug for certain cancers. Mitoxantrone is used for aggressive types of relapsing-remitting or progressive MS that do not respond to other Multiple sclerosis drug. But its use is limited because previous studies have shown an increased risk of leukemia and heart damage.The current study examined whether the drug increases the risk of other types of cancer. For the study, German researchers looked at all…

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    Multiple Sclerosis Treatment: Miracle As Paralysed Patients Able To Walk

    Miracle multiple sclerosis treatment as paralysed patients able to walk An extreme new multiple sclerosis treatment has been shown to end the disease in its tracks hinting at the possibility of a cure.In a 24 person clinical trial based in Canada one person who was previously confined to a wheelchair enabled to live a normal life again after receiving the multiple sclerosis treatment.The new multiple sclerosis treatment was actually discovered by accident by a team at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute in Canada through their work with patients diagnosed with both leukemia and multiple sclerosis. One way of tackling the cancer is by extracting bone marrow cells, killing off the remaining immune cells then injecting…

  • MIGRAINE,  MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

    15 Dangers Of These Multiple Sclerosis And Migraine Headache Relief Drugs

    15 Dangers Of These Multiple Sclerosis And migraine headache relief Drugs 1. Respiratory Depression According to the NIDA, “Taken as prescribed, opioids can be used to migraine headache relief safely and effectively. However, when abused, even a single large dose can cause severe respiratory depression and death.” All opioids  for multiple sclerosis and fibromyalgia have the potential to cause breathing to slow dangerously (and even stop) when taken in high doses. This includes both illicit and prescription opioids. 2. Tolerance When someone takes opioids for an extended period of time, they will notice that they are no longer affected the same way by the same dosage of the drug. This is…

  • MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS,  Psoriasis

    New Psoriasis And Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Drug Linked Deadly Brain Disease

    WEDNESDAY, (HealthDay News) — The active ingredient in a drug that’s expected to become a popular Multiple Sclerosis Treatment has been linked to four European cases of a rare but sometimes fatal brain disease called progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML).The ingredient, dimethyl fumarate, is used in a drug called Fumaderm that was approved in Germany in 1994 to treat the skin condition psoriasis. It is also in a different but closely related medication called Tecfidera, which was just approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in March for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment. It is known as a fumaric acid ester, which is commonly used as a food additive and has been used to treat psoriasis in Germany for 30 years.According…

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    Multiple Sclerosis Diet : Patients Should Never Eat These Dangerous Foods

    The Multiple Sclerosis Diet The Role of Good Nutrition: Eating healthy or nutritious food is an main part of feeling well and managing symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS). In multiple sclerosis the immune system destroyed the central nervous system or blocking or interrupting nerve signals and causing symptoms like: Fatigue Numbness Movement problems Bladder and bowel dysfunction Vision problems   Skip Saturated Fats: Physician Roy Swank introduced his low fat diet for MS in 1948. He professed that saturated fats in animal products and tropical oils worsen multiple sclerosis symptoms. Swank’s research is controversial. It was conducted before MRIs could measure the progression of Multiple Sclerosis Diet and his studies lacked a control group. However, reducing your…

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    Patients Able To Live Normal Life After New Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis

    New Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis An extreme New Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis has been shown to stop the disease in its tracks hinting at the possibility of a cure.In a 24 person clinical trial based in the Canada one person who was previously confined to a wheelchair was able to live a normal life again after receiving the treatment.But there is a catch the treatment is so severe it caused one fatality so the team behind it is now working on refine the drugs and procedures involved to the make them safe for all Multiple Sclerosis sufferers. The new Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis was actually discovered by the accident by a team at the…

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    Roche’S New Multiple Sclerosis Medicine Drugs Set For Early FDA Approval

    Multiple Sclerosis Medicine Roche’s ($RHHBY) new Multiple Sclerosis Medicine drug, which targets a form of the disease that currently has no treatments, has been given a hurry-up status from the FDA as it looks to start earning on its blockbuster potential.The regulator has granted Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) a priority review, speeding up the FDA’s process–which should see the Multiple Sclerosis Medicine gain a U.S. green light by 28 December, months ahead of the Swiss firm’s original goal date.The med is seeking a license for both relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) and primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS). RMS already has a number of treatments on the market from Novartis ($NVS), Biogen ($BIIB), German Merck,…

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    Multiple Sclerosis Facts And Importance Of Magnesium In M.S

    Multiple Sclerosis Facts One person wrote: “Magnesium in Multiple Sclerosis Facts is literally saving my life! After several visits to neurologists and EMG testing over my entire body the diagnoses was leaning towards muscular dystrophy OR early Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). But now I’m in my fourth month of intense, self-administered, magnesium treatment – oral, topical, baths – you name it. And I will tell you, I am almost 100% cured of the Multiple Sclerosis Facts issues – and I mean serious issues and symptoms I’ve suffered for over 4 years. I thought I was not long for this world that’s how bad it was. To me, it’s shocking that…