Med Care Pharmaceuticals is a specialty bio pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and developing and distributing of innovative treatments for Neuromuscular diseases and there symptoms. Our pharmaceuticals pipeline and investigational drugs includes prescription and OTC (over the counter) treatments for the Muscular dystrophy diseases. Our mission is to help patients manage Muscular dystrophy diseases symptoms and slow the course of the diseases.
Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass. In muscular dystrophy, abnormal genes (mutations) interfere with the production of proteins needed to form healthy muscle.There are many different kinds of muscular dystrophy. Symptoms of the most common variety begin in childhood, mostly in boys. Other types don't surface until adulthood.There's no cure for muscular dystrophy. But medications and therapy can help manage symptoms and slow the course of the disease.
Med Care Pharmaceuticals medications can help slow and control the symptoms of Muscular dystrophy these include the following
Studies show that daily treatment with prednisone can increase muscle strength, ability, and respiratory function and slow the progression of weakness. Side effects may include weight gain.4 Long-term use may result in brittle bones, cataracts, and high blood pressure. Anticonvulsants. Typically taken for epilepsy, these drugs may help control seizures and some muscle spasms.
Commonly given to treat autoimmune diseases such as lupus and eczema, immunosuppressant drugs may help delay some damage to dying muscle cells.
To treat respiratory infections.