Partners in FTD Care #26: Only Part of the Answer — Medications and FTD



While there are currently no medications to slow or stop FTD’s progression, medications approved for other conditions can be used as part of an individualized care plan to address some of its symptoms. The case of Jane L. shows how patient and ongoing engagement with professionals about medications can help a family navigate the complex emotions and heart-breaking decisions faced in FTD. Sidebars provide an overview of medications used in FTD and featured one care partner’s story about finding the right mix of medications for his loved one.

Issue #26: Fall 2019: Only Part of the Answer: Medications and FTD