Neuromuscular DiseaseInfo Center

First Tardive Dyskinesia Rx Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug to treat tardive dyskinesia.
There's a New Rx for a Common Huntington's Symptom
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a medication to treat a common symptom of Huntington’s disease.
New Multiple Sclerosis Rx Gets Approval
A newly approved multiple sclerosis (MS) medication is the first ever approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat a particular type of MS.
Opioid-Induced Constipation Rx Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to help treat constipation caused by opioids.
Together, These Meds Might Be Dangerous
What do you get when you mix strong painkillers with medications for anxiety? You might get a raised risk of overdose, according to a new study.
New Parkinson's Rx Gets FDA Nod
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an add-on therapy for patients with Parkinson's disease.
Epilepsy Rx: Old Vs. New
Some older patients with a new epilepsy diagnosis may be getting older anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs), which could have more side effects and potential drug interactions than the new ones, according to a new study.
Lots of Kids May Have Aching Backs
Lower back pain in school-aged children may be common, according to a new study.
The Benefits of Using Your Brain
Older adults who do brain-stimulating activities may see big benefits for their mental function, according to a new study.
A New Rx for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for the most common type of muscular dystrophy.