Irish concerns over price of multiple sclerosis drug Fampyra

Dalfampridine, or Ampyra, is a potassium channel blocker that is shown to improve visual function, motor skills and relieve fatigue in MS patients.
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Irish concerns over price of multiple sclerosis drug Fampyra

Post by MSUK » Tue May 27, 2014 2:48 am

People with multiple sclerosis will have to pay up to €500 a month for a new drug that could help them walk, after the HSE confirmed Fampyra is not covered under any of its community drugs schemes.

Famprya or fampridine has been licensed in Ireland and became commercially available though pharmacies for the first time this year...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/ampyra
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