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Can medicine help treat cognitive difficulties from multiple sclerosis?

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Scientists are doing studies to see whether the drugs that slow the nerve damage in MS -- called disease-modifying medicines -- can help with thinking problems as well.

Others are looking at treatments, such as Alzheimer’s disease medications, that may temporarily improve your memory and focus. Ask your doctor to give you updates on any promising results.

From: How MS Affects the Brain WebMD Medical Reference

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Cleveland Clinic Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis.

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on March 22, 2019

SOURCES:

Cleveland Clinic Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis.

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on March 22, 2019

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