Which medications in the drug class Alpha2 Adrenergic Agonists are used in the treatment of Primary Lateral Sclerosis?

Updated: Sep 06, 2019
  • Author: Carmel Armon, MD, MSc, MHS; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHCM, CPE, FAAPL  more...
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Alpha2 Adrenergic Agonists

These agents act to decrease excitatory input to alpha motor neurons.

Tizanidine (Zanaflex)

This centrally acting muscle relaxant is metabolized in the liver and excreted in urine and feces.


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