Medication

CURRENT REGIMEN

 

Tizanidine: 4mg orally before retiring for the night

 

Botulinum toxin: Initially, 300 units in saline (150 units injected into each calf muscle – right and left medial and lateral gastrocnemius); subsequently every three months average of 175 units each calf

 

Propranolol: Currently, 40mg per day orally (10mg every eight hours then 20mg before retiring)

 

Riluzole: 100mg per day orally (50mg twice daily)

 

All supplied by the NHS.