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Neuro Doctor, Neurologist (MD)
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My son suffering from gh muscle tone, it started gradually,

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my son suffering from high muscle tone, it started gradually, from left foot to left leg and left arm then to right. we visited a lot of neurologists , the cause is from genetic mutation. but no one care about the symptom, is there any medicine to treat this symptoms?
Thank you,
Bill
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Neuro Doctor replied 1 year ago.

Hi Bill, I am an American Board Certified Neurologist and I am very glad to help you with your health concerns.

Yes there are medication treatments that are available to treat high muscle tone. These medications help in reducing abnormally the increased muscle tone and help in relaxing the muscles. The following are the various examples of these type of medications;

Baclofen

Tizanidine

Cyclobenzaprine

Metaxalone

Botox etc

One of the above agents can be used to help in reducing the abnormally increased muscle tone of your son.

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Best regards,

Neuro Doctor