Rituximab may be an effective treatment for SPMS

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Rituximab may be an effective treatment for SPMS

Post by MSUK » Mon Apr 19, 2010 2:59 am

Targeting B cells implicated in progressive multiple sclerosis with rituximab (Rituxan) therapy might help patients diagnosed with the disease, according to data from a small study reported here..........

http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1394
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Re: Rituximab may be an effective treatment for SPMS

Post by centenarian100 » Wed Oct 30, 2013 10:35 am

MSUK wrote:Targeting B cells implicated in progressive multiple sclerosis with rituximab (Rituxan) therapy might help patients diagnosed with the disease, according to data from a small study reported here..........

http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1394

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Re: Rituximab may be an effective treatment for SPMS

Post by NHE » Wed Oct 30, 2013 9:59 pm

centenarian100 wrote:
MSUK wrote:Targeting B cells implicated in progressive multiple sclerosis with rituximab (Rituxan) therapy might help patients diagnosed with the disease, according to data from a small study reported here..........

http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1394
link shows a different site for me
That's a 6 month old post. I think that the ms-uk.org site was redesigned in the interim.

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Post by LR1234 » Thu Oct 31, 2013 8:57 am

3 years and 6 months x

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Post by NHE » Thu Oct 31, 2013 9:21 am

LR1234 wrote:3 years and 6 months x
Indeed! Thanks for the correction. :confused:

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Post by LR1234 » Fri Nov 01, 2013 2:24 am

:) how time flies!!!

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Re: Rituximab may be an effective treatment for SPMS

Post by NHE » Fri Nov 01, 2013 5:11 am

centenarian100 wrote:
MSUK wrote:Targeting B cells implicated in progressive multiple sclerosis with rituximab (Rituxan) therapy might help patients diagnosed with the disease, according to data from a small study reported here..........

http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1394
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It's in the Rituxan news archive...
http://www.ms-uk.org/rituxanarchive

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Re: Rituximab may be an effective treatment for SPMS

Post by xpsychiatricmd » Fri Nov 08, 2013 1:57 pm

Have been recommended Rituxan for my SPMS. Looking forward being evaluated by Oncologist. Any personal experience board members want to share?

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