Here is My Question:
My daughter is 19 and just been diagnosed with MS. Her doctor wants her to treat her with Tysabri. She has minor symptoms at the minute but has numerous brain lesions. I know this treatment is normally a second line treatment. Do you think this is the right treatment for her?
Tysabri has been used as a first line treatment in appropriate cases of MS for many years. The definition of "appropriate" varies among MS experts but usually involves the following criteria:
Revere P (Rip) Kinkel, MDProfessor of Clinical Neurosciences
Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Program
Clinical Neurosciences Director
University of California San Diego
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