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Treatments for Machado-Joseph Disease

Treatment List for Machado-Joseph Disease

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Discussion of treatments for Machado-Joseph Disease:

MJD is incurable, but some symptoms of the disease can be treated. For those patients who show parkinsonian features, levodopa therapy can help for many years. Treatment with antispasmodic drugs, such as baclofen, can help reduce spasticity. Physiotherapy can help patients cope with disability associated with gait problems, and physical aids, such as walkers and wheelchairs, can assist the patient with everyday activities. Other problems, such as sleep disturbances, cramps, and urinary dysfunction, can be treated with medications and medical care. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Machado-Joseph Disease Information Page: NINDS)

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