It is currently Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:50 am

News News of ThisIsMS

Site map of ThisIsMS » Forum : ThisIsMS

Welcome to the world's leading forum on Multiple Sclerosis research, support, and knowledge. For over 10 years, This is MS has provided an unbiased community dedicated to Multiple Sclerosis patients, caregivers, and affected loved ones.

An Empirical Course Of Treatment

I am going to be following the regime for the treatment of adults with chronic persistent Chlamydia pneumoniae infection.

Doxycycline 200mg once a day
Roxithromycin 150 mg twice a day
After three months five day pulses of Metronidazole 400mg three times a day

Vitamins and Supplements have a big part to play in that they will help to repair some of the damage caused by MS

Vitamin C 1 Gram daily (antioxidant)
Vitamin B complex ...
Read more : An Empirical Course Of Treatment | Views : 3101 | Replies : 2 | Forum : Antibiotics


Drug reps on Antegran

The following website has been reported as one used by various drug company sales reps. Read the various posts, ensuring that you go beyond the first page to the following pages of messages.

The one comment about Antegren losing effect after 18 months is quite astounding. You'll have to make your own conclusions.

Harry

http://www.cafepharma.com/ubbthreads/sh ... e=0#262902
Read more : Drug reps on Antegran | Views : 2598 | Replies : 8 | Forum : General Discussion


MS Historical, Regional and Suspected Causes.

Very interesting reading with an overview on many different suspected causes and regional MS informaton, and historical references:

Areas covered:

Epidemiology
Disease Associations
Pathogenesis
Laboratory/Radiologic/Other Diagnostic Testing
Gross Appearance and Clinical Variants
Histopathological Features and Variants
Prognosis and Treatment

http://www.thedoctorsdoctor.com/disease ... _sclerosis.
Read more : MS Historical, Regional and Suspected Causes. | Views : 2388 | Replies : 2 | Forum : General Discussion






minocycline, rafampicin, flagyl

My first attack started with vision problems. I described it then as "a snowstorm in my field of vision. Then right arm felt weird.unco-ordinated,
parentheses. right leg dragged, bell's palsey, extreme stress, panic attacks,dizzyness,optic neuritis in left eye. The year 1984..I was 28 yr old with 2 small children. Diagnosis possible ms.

1997 another flair..right leg limp/drag, dizzy/vertigo, sleep apnea, vision blurry, muscle/joint pain Diagnosis SPms
gradually gait has worsened to the point needing a ...
Read more : minocycline, rafampicin, flagyl | Views : 10172 | Replies : 25 | Forum : Regimens


Flu Jab

Just wondering how many of us MSer's have had the anti flu jab and for how long? :?:

The reasons being is that I first started having the flu jab about 11years ago and have had the jab every year through work. I was diagnosed with PPMS in 1995 and I've only just found out that in most of these flu jabs there is a preservative and ...
Read more : Flu Jab | Views : 2044 | Replies : 3 | Forum : General Discussion


BioMS Medical

Some encouraging news from Canada.

BioMS Medical Provides Multiple Sclerosis Trial Update
Tuesday October 26, 7:00 am ET


- Dr. Mark Freedman announced as Lead Investigator -
TSX: MS
EDMONTON, Oct. 26 /CNW/ - BioMS Medical Corp (TSX: MS - News), a leading developer in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), is pleased to announce Dr. Mark Freedman, Professor of Neurology at the University of Ottawa and Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Research Clinic at ...
Read more : BioMS Medical | Views : 1920 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Drug Pipeline


What to do...?

Hello everyone. My husband has been taking LDN 3.0mg for the past three months. I will admit that he hasn't been overly faithful about taking it every night and he doesn't always take it at the same time. He works from 5pm until 3am and doesn't like to take it until he comes home for bed which can be anywhere from 3:05am until 6:00am. I KNOW that he isn't taking it correctly and therefore not ...
Read more : What to do...? | Views : 2848 | Replies : 6 | Forum : Low Dose Naltrexone


Blood Brain Barrier

Dear all,

Many articles I read make reference to the Blood Brain Barrier. Could somewhere explain (in simple speak) what this is and where it is? I assumed there was blood in the brain.

Another question - does anyone know what changes ms from relapsing remitting to secondary progressive? How does one know when the change has taken place? Does secondary progressive equate to primary progressive (but the sufferers of the latter by-pass the RR ...
Read more : Blood Brain Barrier | Views : 2536 | Replies : 5 | Forum : General Discussion


 

Login  •  Register


Statistics

Total posts 245008 • Total topics 26944 • Total members 17970


Contact us | Terms of Service