Treatments and medication

Further support

Being informed as early as possible about treatments and medication can help you make timely decisions that feel right for you, if symptoms begin to develop. Select from the following to find out what’s available for MND. See also our pages about Kennedy's disease.

“It’s very hard to anticipate the progression of the disease before the effects are actually happening to you.” Person with MND


The video below is by Nordoff Robbins and shows an example of music therapy for MND (see Other types of support above for more information on complementary therapies):

In this video, Tracey MacDonald, Specialist MND Physiotherapist explains cough augmentation, known as breath stacking, to support a weakened cough and help clear secretions.

  • Page last updated: 30 June 2022
  • Next review: 30 June 2024

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262