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Multi-million pound trial to investigate if statins could become MS treatment The MS Society UK are co-funding the phase 3 trial to test if simvastatin could become a treatment for secondary progressive MS. This phase 3 trial will involve over 1000 people with secondary progressive MS. It began...

Published by MS Society UK on Thursday May 11 2017 08:09 AM

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Statins May Slow Progressive MS

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Cholesterol-lowering tablets may slow brain shrinkage  Early trial results published in The Lancet medical journal show that statins, the inexpensive cholesterol-lowering tablets, may slow brain shrinkage in people with progressive MS. Currently there are no treatments that can stop MS from...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday April 03 2014 11:12 AM

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