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Postby Lars » Fri May 22, 2009 8:22 am

As I continue to hear of Cladribine's push towards approval, it occurred to me that I haven't really heard a lot of discussion here about it. Has anyone taken part in the trials? The data seems impressive to this point.
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Postby fashion-bunny » Wed Jan 27, 2010 5:00 am

There are many Trial of Oral Cladribine one such report by Merck Serono shows 58% reduction in annualized relapse rates with the low dose and a 55% reduction with the high dose at 2 years.
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Postby ms2009 » Wed Jan 27, 2010 8:15 am

Any side effects or symptoms please?
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cladribine in the uk

Postby burntsienna » Wed Jan 27, 2010 12:08 pm

They're already applying for a license here in the UK. Which means it could be available by 2011 in the UK. However, I'm really not sure I like the idea of increasing my risk of getting cancer or life threatening infections (the guardian article has more about this)!

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A bit more detailed (Guardian Article):
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