Treatment for myopathies is determined by the underlying cause. Treatment for myopathy aims to reduce the disease’s course and alleviate symptoms.

Treatments for muscular dystrophies and inflammatory myopathies range from pharmacological therapy to avoiding situations that put the muscles under too much stress in the case of metabolic myopathies. Some doctors advise myopathy patients to lose weight (a lighter body requires less labour from the muscles) and avoid overexerting their muscles.

When breathing problems arise, an incentive spirometer can assist some individuals improve their breathing function. Unfortunately, there is no method to strengthen the muscles that control respiration.


Dr. Amol Mahajani

M.d ( Medicine) D.N.B(Neurology) Consultant Neurologist

Special interest in treating headache(migraine) vertigo,stroke, epilepsy, and other neurological disorder Attached to Sancheti, Joshi,Ratna,Sanjeevan hospitals in Pune Attends satellite OPD every Saturday at Narayangaon at Varadi Medical.