FDA: Frequent Tysabri use raises risk of brain infection

02/6/2010 | Sun (Baltimore), The

The FDA warned doctors that the risk of a rare brain inflammation, progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, increases the longer patients use Tysabri, a multiple sclerosis drug from Biogen Idec and Elan. The warning comes after the agency confirmed 31 cases of PML, including eight deaths.

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