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Medications to slow multiple sclerosis progression: Multiple sclerosis disease-modifying medications  
Abstract:  This handout describes medications for patients with multiple sclerosis that help slow the course of the disease. Side effects are listed and results from studies on the medications are described. A chart is included to compare many medication-related factors. This document is also part of the Multiple Sclerosis Manual, which is available from Materials Management #163091.
Author: Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2001, March 1, 2004
UWMC Availability:  Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic; 8S (Rehab Medicine Clinic)
General Topics:  Neurological Disorders; Drug Therapy
Specific Subject(s):  Multiple Sclerosis
Language(s):  English; Spanish
Audience:  Partner; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Technical
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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