Mitoxantrone in the treatment of multiple sclerosis.

  title={Mitoxantrone in the treatment of multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Sean P Morrissey and Emmanuelle Le Page and Gilles Edan},
  journal={International MS journal},
  volume={12 3},
Mitoxantrone is useful for the treatment of cancer and MS and, as with other chemotherapeutic agents, many studies have examined its tolerability. The suitability of mitoxantrone in MS is particularly interesting because of its role in treating various stages of the disease. Evidence shows that mitoxantrone could be a first-line treatment for malignant forms of MS, and a second-line drug in relapsing-remitting or secondary progressive MS that is unresponsive to interferon beta-1a, -1b or… CONTINUE READING