But for people with muscular dystrophy can take many seconds to relaxation.. Moxley also heads the University of Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Cooperative Research Center, one of three research centers originally created in 2003 by the National Institutes of Health. The Rochester center is now one of six NIH Wellstone centers and most recently received $ 5,000 in additional funding to continue its work in September 2008 for a further five years. Study study of mexiletine, evaluators measured the amount of time patients to their grip after squeezing the handles of a computerized device that measures power -. For most healthy people, the relaxation takes a third of a second or less.
The team found that mexiletine does alleviate three daily doses of either 150 or 200 milligrams per dose too myotonia. In their test of relaxation after grip, the team found that mexiletine abnormally long abnormally long relaxation by 38 % at the lower dose and 59 % at the higher dose. No benefit at all for participants for participants on placebo.The research was published in the March 1 edition of Cancer Research, of journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. Source: Paul J. Grunewald, Prevention Research CenterRichard Scribner.