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    Default Results of Phase 2 trial of ibudilast in PPMS and SPMS

    Ibudilast, a drug that has been tested in PPMS and SPMS, seems to show some promise after its Phase 2 trial:

    https://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/i...-phase-2-trial


    Abstract from New England Journal of Medicine--"Phase 2 Trial of Ibudilast in Progressive Multiple Sclerosis" (August 30):

    https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.105...3583?query=TOC
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    Ibudilast, a drug that has been tested in PPMS and SPMS, seems to show some promise after its Phase 2 trial:

    https://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/i...-phase-2-trial


    Abstract from New England Journal of Medicine--"Phase 2 Trial of Ibudilast in Progressive Multiple Sclerosis" (August 30):

    https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.105...3583?query=TOC
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    This drug is getting a fair amount of attention, maybe because it's being tested for SPMS as well as PPMS, and maybe partly because it's not an infusion or an injection but a capsule. From the MS Foundation newsletter, Focus:

    https://msfocus.org/About-Us/MSF-News-Articles/149
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