Accession Number : ADP001832
Title : Dimethyl Sulfoxide in the Treatment of AA Amyloidosis,
Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL GRONINGEN (NETHERLANDS) DEPT OF MEDICINE
Personal Author(s) : Rijswijk,Martin H. van ; Ruinen,L. ; Donker,A. J. M. ; de Blecourt,J. J. ; Mandema,E.
Report Date : JUN 1983
Pagination or Media Count : 17
Abstract : In our experience DMSO is a non-toxic drug. DMSO may be of value in the treatment of human AA amyloidosis. The effect of DMSO in AA amyloidosis is probably due to its anti-inflammatory properties. Abrupt discontinuation of DMSO treatment in AA amyloidosis should be avoided.
Descriptors : *Methyl sulfoxide, Symposia, Chemotherapy, Patients, Case studies, Inflammation, In vitro analysis, In vivo analysis
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE