Myasthenia gravis RX

MG Rx :  Myasthenia gravis med list

🟪Cholinesterase inhibitors : Pyridostigmine (Mestinon)
🟪 Corticosteroids: Prednisone
🟪Immunosuppressants:
Inc infection, renal damage, hepatic
     1. Mycophenolate Mofetil  (Cellcept)
     2. Azathioprine (Imuran)
     3. Cyclosporine (Sandimmune)
     4. Methotrexate (Trexall)
     5. Tacrolimus (Prograf)
🟪 Intravenous meds:
IVIG : intravenous immunoglobulin
Plasmapheresis
Monoclonal antibodies: Rituximab (Rituxan). Eculizumab (Soliris)
🟪 Surgery
Thymectomy: newer technique is equal to regular thymectomy. Robotic or Video assisted.

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