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Fatigue

Hey, guys. One of the symptoms that I find most irritating - the constant fatigue - has been a bit overbearing lately. I was on Amantadine for a time, and it seemed to help, but it lost its effectiveness after a while. I take several supplements, including B12, and was wondering if any of you had positive experience with other vitamins or medications that assisted with fatigue.


Thanks,

Caleb
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Independent review of new MS drugs

Prescrire ("to prescribe" in French) is an international medical journal, which uses evidence based science to make recommendations on drugs. It is written by health care professionals for health care professionals, but it is unique in that it does not accept any pharmaceutical monies for advertising or for payment to reviewers. This journal makes money by having 33,500 subscribers---medical professionals who turn to this journal for unbiased information. This is a completely independent journal---they ...
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Increasing Tysabri dosing interval may cut PML risk

Freedom from relapse was maintained in multiple sclerosis patients on Tysabri who received the infusion drug less frequently than the recommended 4-week interval, with lower risk of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML), preliminary results from an ongoing analysis have indicated...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/tysabri


Hospital visits for paediatric MS Patients continue to climb

Although the number of paediatric patients with multiple sclerosis has increased over the years, researchers recently revealed one of the first studies to offer population-based information....... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/paediatric
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HELP with posting + what is subscribing?

when I look at my posts, there are 3. one I initiated in introductions.
but when I look at the thread I posted on, pktpkt it isn't there. i see "subscription", but have no clue what that is. (I have not been on a forum in quite a few years.)
I posted on another thread, and that post IS THERE.

utterly flummoxed
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MRI patterns decipher between MS and VWM

Researchers say they have found evidence that makes it easier to differentiate between multiple sclerosis (MS) and vanishing white matter disease (VWM) – conditions that can show considerable similarities....... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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Team shows how blood-brain barrier is maintained

In a new study, researchers have made insights into how the blood-brain barrier (BBB) - which allows only selected molecules to pass through - is maintained, identifying a protein key to the process. Delivering this protein to mice with the rodent equivalent of MS improved their symptoms.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/nervecells
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Remyelinating antibody study data revealed

Acorda Therapeutics Inc has presented data from a Phase 1 clinical trial of rHIgM22, a remyelinating antibody being studied for the treatment of multiple sclerosis.

Safety data showed rHIgM22 was well-tolerated in each of the five tested doses, supporting additional clinical development. In addition, testing detected rHIgM22 in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), indicating the drug’s access to the central nervous system..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/myelin
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London Calling

Hello! I'm Marc, I'm 35..I've been diagnosed with MS for a couple years now. My husband, Teddy has had it much longer and is a wealth of information but I thought it'd be nice to see what others have to say about the Monster.
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