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Child has cerebral atrophy. Taking Axepta, Lonazeb with no improvement. Worried

Hi Doctor, My 61/2 old nephew is recently diagnosed with following medical issue mild T2W/flair hyperintensities in B/lPosterior periventricular regions Terminal zones of Myelination Gliosis . Mild diffuse cerebral atrophy . doctor prescribed him following medicine, T Axepta/hypercon 18 mg T lonazeb 0.25 mg T serenace 0.25 mg for last 3 months he is taking this medicine with no improvement. We are worried when my nephew will be like normal kids
Asked On : Sun, 12 Aug 2012
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hi see
this is a condition which has more follow ups and less medicines. this condition may show improvement not with medicines but with therapy if sustained for 2-3 years starting earliest possible.
the medicines given are to treat associated conditions that also need to be treated. dose may need to be increased or decreased over 6 months to get titrated response.

Answered: Mon, 13 Aug 2012
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