Unfortunately, no cure has been discovered. We have the resources to manage the state, which helps its complications. They had a very significant impact on the quality and life can be expected in this state. Minimize the effects of muscular dystrophy, which includes help treatments that are now known definitively, some of the problems that can threaten life, but has no treatment, the actual loss of muscle cells relates much can be done. The research found a cure remains in many centers around the world. You can find updates on the progress in this area in muscular dystrophy campaign goal MD magazine and on the website.
Although there is no known cure for DMD, has shown certain drugs or treatments to relieve symptoms associated with the disease. To delay or reduce the symptoms, the doctor may prescribe physical therapy exercises “range of motion” or certain medications such as catabolic steroids. In addition, doctors may prescribe braces or walkers used in everyday life. Finally, it was dependent on wheelchairs for mobility of DMD patients.
The Avicenne Group is to develop a new drug candidate for treatment of DMD. In the initial pilot by Dr. Mark Tarnopolsky of McMaster University, increased the compound showed promising therapeutic results, as the force of hands.