zytiga

The generic name of Zytiga is abiraterone. It works by minimizing the production of androgen in the body. Androgens are hormones of men which is responsible for tumor growth of the prostate gland. This drug is used to treat prostate cancer along with prednisone if the cancer cells have already spread to the different body…

afinitor

The generic name of Afinitor is everolimus. This is a drug used to treat cancer. It works by impeding the growth of cancer cells. Likewise, it slows down the spread throughout the body. The types of cancer that this drug is intended for include breast, kidney and brain tumor. It is often administered after other…

tecfidera

Dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera) is a fumaric acid, one of the widely-known medications to treat multiple sclerosis. It’s able to cut down many relapsing forms and slow the advance of the disease. The starting dose of the drug is 120 mg twice a day, for seven days, taken by mouth. After a week, maintenance doses of…

multiple sclerosis medications

There is no specific cure for multiple sclerosis. Treatment most commonly focuses on speeding recovery from attacks, slowing the progression of the disease and managing the symptoms. To treat musculoskeletal pain, the most commonly used drugs are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen and aspirin (Advil, Motrin) and naproxen (Aleve). There are other over-the-counter medications…

multipe-sclerosis

There’s no single multiple sclerosis treatment available for all MS symptoms, but patients can ease various symptoms of this autoimmune disease. The most common symptom is pain; it’s present in more than 50 percent of patients with MS. To relieve pain, it’s important to find specific cause of the pain to treat it effectively. For…

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease. The cause is still unknown. The body’s immune system attacks its own tissues, destroying myelin (a substance that protects nerves in the brain and spinal cord).Emotional stress is a big part of having a chronic disease like multiple sclerosis. Stress leads to common MS symptoms such as fatigue,…

revlimid

Revlimid or lenalidomide helps in promoting immune responses that can slow down the growth of tumor. It can affect the immunity of a person. The drug is prescribed in order to treat bone marrow cancer or multiple myeloma. It can be used in combination with other drugs or right after a transplant of stem cell…

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