Tag: "myasthenia" at medical news
Weizmann Institute scientists develop a potential future treatment for myasthenia gravis
...ive treatment,administered through the nose, for a myasthenia
gravis-like disease in rats,according to a report ...be life-threatening. Currently, many patients with myasthenia
gravis are given corticosteroid drugsthat suppress the immune system, but these drugs may have undes...
Researchers to develop new drug to treat myasthenia gravis
...rs a drug ready for human clinical trials to treat myasthenia
gravis, an autoimmune disease that weakens muscles...mounts an attack on it. According to Kaminski, in myasthenia
gravis, the immune system produces antibodies that attack the receptors on the muscle side of the ne...
Survey shows new Mayo Clinic treatment for intractable low blood pressure
...-rid-o-STIG-mine), which is commonly used to treat myasthenia
gravis, a disorder of the neuromuscular junction resulting in easy fatigability and muscle weakness. Pyridostigmine does not put extra stress on the heart when patients lie down, thus making it a safe treatment. The addition of patient-satisfaction d...