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Treatments for Spasticity

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Drugs and Medications used to treat Spasticity:

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Some of the different medications used in the treatment of Spasticity include:

  • Baclofen - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • Lioresal - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • Apo-Baclofen - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • Gen-Baclofen - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • Liotec - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • Nu-Baclo - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • PMS-Baclofen - mainly used to treat spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord lesions
  • Dantrolene - mainly used in patients with spinal cord injury
  • Dantrium - mainly used in patients with spinal cord injury

Unlabeled Drugs and Medications to treat Spasticity:

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Discussion of treatments for Spasticity:

Treatment may include such medications as baclofen, diazepam, or clonazepam; muscle stretching, range of motion exercises, and other physical therapy regimens to help prevent joint contractures (shrinkage or shortening of a muscle) and reduce the severity of symptoms; or surgery for tendon release or to sever the nerve-muscle pathway. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Spasticity Information Page: NINDS)

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