MIMS Neurology Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for neurological conditions including epilepsy, migraine and Parkinson's disease.

Latest news

Anticholinergics linked to increased dementia risk

Anticholinergics linked to increased dementia risk

Patients prescribed certain types of anticholinergic...

Valproate banned in women not on Pregnancy Prevention Programme

Valproate banned in women not on Pregnancy Prevention Programme

Valproate can no longer be used in women or girls of...

MS treatment to be withdrawn over safety concerns

MS treatment to be withdrawn over safety concerns

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has recommended...

First glatiramer generic available to prescribe for MS

First glatiramer generic available to prescribe for MS

Brabio (glatiramer acetate) is a generic version of...

First treatment for primary progressive MS launched

First treatment for primary progressive MS launched

Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) is the first disease-modifying...


Prescribing Notes

Guide to treatment options for selected neurological conditions:

Epilepsy (including barbiturates, GABA analogues/uptake inhibitors and sodium valproate)

ADHD, narcolepsy (including CNS stimulants and atomoxetine)

Parkinson's disease (including levodopa, dopamine receptor agonists and COMT inhibitors)

Migraine (including triptans and prophylactic treatments)



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