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Sanofi Office

44/Jafar Jabbari Street,
Business Centre Caspian Plaza,
Floor No.8,
AZ1065 Baku, Azerbaijan.

Tel (+994 12) 437 16 48/49
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Central Nervous System

Central Nervous System

Sanofi therapies for central nervous system disorders.

 

A cluster of complex diseases

Since the human neuronal system is extremely complex most of the disease affecting the central nervous system (CNS) do not receive optimal treatment with currently available therapies. 

Some of these conditions are:

  • Alzheimer’s disease: a neurodegenerative pathology which progressively impairs cognitive ability, and brings about behavioural disorders and functional deterioration leading to dementia,
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS): characterized by destruction of the myelin, which covers and protects the nerves of the central nervous system,
  • Schizophrenia: generally a chronic disease marked by delirium, hallucinations or introspection and inability to act, 
  • And also Insomnia, Anxiety, Parkinson’s disease…..

Epilepsy

Epilepsy is the most common serious neurological disorder. Children under 10 and old people are particularly vulnerable. 

It is characterised by repeated spontaneous seizures caused by an excessive discharge of neurons in the brain. Seizures themselves can lead to injury, and the condition often results in a profound loss of self-confidence. There is also a significant mortality associated with epilepsy.

However, with good counselling and treatment (including new techniques of functional cerebral imaging as well as drugs that reduce the incidence of seizures), the vast majority of patients can live normal productive and fulfilling lives. Sanofi manufactures a broad spectrum anti-epileptic drug that has been available for over 30 years.

Updated 2007-07-01

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