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by CCSVIAnaMaria
Tue Jun 19, 2012 12:01 pm
Forum: Antibiotics
Topic: Vanderbilt
Replies: 27
Views: 13131

Re: Vanderbilt

I read your post about antibiotics in Multiple Sclerosis (Vanderbilt Protocol) and I'm curious if the good results you had are mantainning today (or if it was a temporary improvement) and what is your type of multiple sclerosis. In Portugal I think that this protocol it is not known, do you know any...
by CCSVIAnaMaria
Fri Sep 03, 2010 8:14 am
Forum: Tysabri (Antegren or Natalizumab)
Topic: Weight gain with Tysabri?
Replies: 1
Views: 2594

Weight gain with Tysabri?

Hi everyone, My mother started Tysabri about a year and a half ago. She didn't get any improvement in her symptoms. We think that she started gaining weight some time after starting Tysabri but we're not sure if it was that or the corticosteroids that she also did when she had some relapses. She did...
by CCSVIAnaMaria
Fri Sep 03, 2010 8:04 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Dr Andrews lecture on CCSVI
Replies: 13
Views: 3007

Loved the presentation! Fantastic! Agree 100% with Dr. Andrew!
by CCSVIAnaMaria
Fri Sep 03, 2010 2:46 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: CCSVI diagnosis - Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 2258

Hi, thanks for your answer! I'm Ana Maria's daughter :) The proceidure we called "angio-MRI", we don't really know how it is called in english, it consists of an MRI that shows the veins and possible stenosis. The only catheter that was used was inserted in the arm to get the contrast liquid in. I d...
by CCSVIAnaMaria
Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: CCSVI diagnosis - Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 2258

CCSVI diagnosis - Questions

Hi everyone, I'm new here so I hope I'm posting in the right place. I'm a 55 year old female MS patient from Portugal. Unfortunately I tried Betaferon and Tysabri and my MS symptoms are still getting worse (and I had recent relapses). After doing some research on CCSVI I managed to spike some intere...