UPDATED INFORMATION ON DRUGS TO BE USED WITH CAUTION WITH MG

Posted on Wednesday, 16 October 2019

New information about medications that can worsen symptoms in patients suffering from myasthenia gravis (MG) has been published on the MAA website. This list is designed as an aid to assist guiding therapeutic decisions for MG patients and their doctors.

Click here for details. A link to this information has also been added in the resources section of the MGAQ website.

Important: The effect of these drugs on MG symptoms is variable from patient to patient. ALL the drugs listed CAN be used in patients with MG with appropriate caution and in the appropriate clinical setting. If a drug appears on this list, this does NOT signify that it can never be used in MG patients. If a drug does NOT appear, this does NOT signify that it is safe to use in all MG patients.