Which medications are FDA-approved for the treatment for spinal muscle atrophy (SMA)?

Updated: Nov 05, 2018
  • Author: Ashish S Ranade, MBBS, MS, MRCS; Chief Editor: Jeffrey A Goldstein, MD  more...
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Answer

In December 2016, the US FDA approved nusinersen, the first drug approved to treat children (including newborns) and adults with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).


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