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Glycogen Storage Disease Type V (McArdle's Disease) Summary

Description: Glycogenosis due to muscle phosphorylase deficiency. Characterized by painful cramps following sustained exercise.

Also Known As: McArdle's Disease; McArdle Disease; Deficiency, Muscle Phosphorylase; Glycogen Storage Disease Type 5; McArdle Type Glycogen Storage Disease Show All >>

Networked: 300 relevant articles (17 outcomes, 32 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Glycogen Storage Disease Type V

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Glucagon (Glukagon) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 4
  2. Myophosphorylase deficiency : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 74 results : IBA
  3. Glucose (Dextrose) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 16 results : FDA 175 Generic
  4. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 10 results : IBA
  5. Vitamin B 6 : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  6. Creatine : 1 outcome 5 studies in 9 results : IBA
  7. Muscle Form Glycogen Phosphorylase (Myophosphorylase) : 1 outcome 1 study in 64 results : IBA
  8. Ribose (D-Ribose) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  9. Verapamil (Calan) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : FDA 64 Generic
  10. Ramipril (Altace) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 15 Generic
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Diseases Related to Glycogen Storage Disease Type V

  1. Glycogen Storage Disease (Glycogenosis)
  2. Glycogen Storage Disease Type VII (Tarui's Disease)
  3. Mitochondrial Myopathies (Mitochondrial Myopathy)
  4. Pain (Aches)
  5. Muscular Diseases (Myopathy)
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Key Therapies for Glycogen Storage Disease Type V

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  1. Ketogenic Diet : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  2. Activities of Daily Living (ADL) : 2 studies in 3 results
  3. Anesthesia : 4 results
  4. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 3 results
  5. Microelectrodes : 2 results
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