Treatment for MS


While we don't yet have a cure for MS, we do have treatments, therapies and strategies available that can slow the course of the disease, treat the exacerbations or flare-ups, manage the many of the symptoms, and improve functionality and quality of life.
Some of the available treatment options include:

• Medications to Treat MS:
• Beta Interferons
• Glatiramer

• Medications That Treat MS Symptoms:
• Corticosteroids
• Muscle Relaxants
• Medications to Reduce Fatigue
• Medications for associated symptoms such as pain, bladder or bowel control and depression.

• Rehabilitation programs include:
• Physical Therapy
• Occupational Therapy
• Therapy for Speech and Swallowing Problems
• Cognitive Rehabilitation
• Vocational Rehabilitation

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Our Locations

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Phone:
(615) 222-STNI (7864)

Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital
2000 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37236
Phone: (615) 284-5555
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Saint Thomas West Hospital
4220 Harding Road
Nashville, TN 37205
Phone: (615) 222-2111
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Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital
1700 Medical Center Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: (615) 396-4100
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