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Thread: ASIA B Incomplete Recovery Chances?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SLWILL View Post
    When has the window closed to use methylprednisolone for recovery? My husband was injured almost 2 years ago. He is a c-6 incomplete. Since injury he has regained use of his arms. His right arm returned in the first month the left arm took about 6 months to return. He now has sone ab muscles and pecs. He has feeling all the way to his toes. Any help or rehab suggestions will be greatly appreciated!
    Personally, I have no idea, but this post by Dr. Young might tell you: http://sci.rutgers.edu/forum/showpos...45&postcount=2

    I seems to imply that after 8 hours, it is ineffective.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SLWILL View Post
    When has the window closed to use methylprednisolone for recovery? My husband was injured almost 2 years ago. He is a c-6 incomplete. Since injury he has regained use of his arms. His right arm returned in the first month the left arm took about 6 months to return. He now has sone ab muscles and pecs. He has feeling all the way to his toes. Any help or rehab suggestions will be greatly appreciated!
    The therapeutic window for methylprednisolone is closed before 8 hours after injury. The earlier it is given, the better.

    Wise.

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