Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

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  • World MS Day: special patients need special care 2021-05-30 17:45

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    World MS Day: special patients need special care

    TEHRAN – Multiple sclerosis (MS) prevalence exhibited an upward trend over the recent decades, especially in urban areas, which spotlights the importance of early diagnosis and special care.

  • Some $280m spent annually on rare diseases treatment 2020-06-23 18:13

    Some $280m spent annually on rare diseases treatment

    TEHRAN – The Iranian government spends a total of 12 trillion rials (nearly $280 million at an official rate of 42,000 rials) to provide medical treatment and pharmaceutical services to the patients suffering from rare diseases, Mehdi Shadnoush, head of the Health Ministry's center for transplantation and disease management, has announced.

  • multiple sclerosis 2019-05-31 19:25

    ‘MS incidence higher than ever’

    TEHRAN- Multiple Sclerosis (MS) prevalence in Iran has grown larger than ever, now at almost the same rate as European countries, said the managing director of Iran MS Society in an interview with IRNA. 

  • Production of 5 drugs for refractory, rare diseases increased  2019-02-02 20:55

    Production of 5 drugs for refractory, rare diseases increased 

    TEHRAN — Production volume of five pharmaceutical products for refractory and rare diseases has risen by 25 percent in a biopharmaceutical company in the province of Alborz, IRIB reported on Saturday. 

  • Cancer, MS drugs production lines launched in Alborz province  2018-11-26 20:40

    Cancer, MS drugs production lines launched in Alborz province 

    TEHRAN — A pharmaceutical company with production lines for cancer and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) medications was inaugurated in Alborz province, west of Tehran, on Monday.

  • MS treatment centers to be set up nationwide 2018-09-13 10:52

    MS treatment centers to be set up nationwide

    TEHRAN — The Multiple Sclerosis (MS) treatment centers offering comprehensive programs for the evaluation and treatment of MS patients, will be set up in all provinces of the country, deputy health minister has said.

  • Tehran mayor pledges to build parks special for people with MS 2018-07-01 09:38

    Tehran mayor pledges to build parks special for people with MS

    TEHRAN — Tehran mayor Mohammad Ali Afshani has pledged to develop parks special for people with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the capital, ISNA reported on Friday.

  • MS drugs produced in Iran as effective as foreign ones 2018-05-04 20:46

    MS drugs produced in Iran as effective as foreign ones

    TEHRAN – All the required drugs for treating multiple sclerosis (MS) are produced domestically and their effectiveness is equal to those of foreign ones, prominent neurologist Masud Nabavi said recently.