Cholinesterase Inhibitors Alone Can Ease LEMS Symptoms, Per Report

Cholinesterase Inhibitors Alone Can Ease LEMS Symptoms, Per Report

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Cholinesterase Inhibitors Alone Can Ease LEMS Symptoms, Per Report

Cholinesterase inhibitors may be useful in controlling the symptoms of Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) in people with relatively mild disease, as highlighted in a recent case report. The findings suggest that these medications may be particularly useful for managing LEMS in countries where Firdapse (amifampridine) — the only therapy approved in the U.S. to date for treating LEMS symptoms — is not available, according to the researchers. The two patients described in this case report…

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