Finally today in the news: drug trials prove that disease modifying drugs do not work to slow the progression of MS. All they do is damage the immune system of people who desperately need to strengthen theirs. The four drugs in the trial were Avonex, Betaferon, Copaxone and Rebif. The only reason these drugs are pushed onto MS patients is because of the outstanding amount of money which pharmaceutical companies make from them.
Come on people; stop using the drugs and switch to a healthy lifestyle, that is what will stabilise your MS. Please read the pages of my blog if you are interested in an alternative treatment, Judy Graham’s Multiple Sclerosis – A self Help Guide to Its Management is an essential read. Read here for more information of the drugs trial.
To read the report by NICE which advises against the use of Beta-inteferon and Glatiramer for free, all you need to do is register online for a free month’s trial:
And then search for the relevant articles: here is the reference for the NICE report of the use of Beta-interferon and Glatiramer for Multiple Sclerosis: BMJ2010;340:c1672