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    CPM and EPM Disease
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    sem2cool posted:
    Hi,

    I am from india and i am service man. Last year my wife would be week due to CPM and EPM. i had checked to many doctor but nobody said to right dignosis. Then a lady doctor saw my wife MRI report and said those time that your wife is a CPM and EPM disease. Then i said that how can we recover this.
    she provided me some medicine which is ciplar-la 40, zapiz 01mg two times in morning and evening.
    I will provide the mri report and other things if you want .
    Can you some sugggest me that is right medicine or some other medicine are best for her.
    Please help me Doctors.

    Thanks
    Rajesh Kumar
    sem2cool@gmail.com
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    Richard C Senelick, MD responded:
    I am afraid I would need some clarification to try answer your questions. In the United States CPM would mean Central Pontine Myelinolysis which is a relatively rare disease that happens in people who have a low blood sodium that is corrected too quickly. EPM is a disease of horses. I think you may be referring to something else and your doctors are using different terms than wee use here.

    Also, I am not familiar with either drug that you refer to either. They may have different names or may not be available in this country.

    I am hapy to try and answer your questions but I will need more information. I am sorry I could not be more help.
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