I was diagnosed with RP retinitis pigmentosa, I need your help because I don’t want to go blind?
My name is (…) male, I’m 33 years old, live in lagos nigeria. 18years ago i was diagnose with RP retinitis pigmentosa. this was a big blow to me, my eyes is getting deteriorating each passing day. i was told it as no cure! please i need your help and advice because i dont wanna go blind. thanks.
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It is known to be incurable.but a treatment abroad may be good for you ..
The Argus retinal prosthesis is ab approved treatment , and is currently available in Germany, France, Italy, and UK. The Argus II retinal implant has also received market approval in the USA.
Vitamin A adequate intake postpones the worsening of the case.
Valproic acid in the only new treatment for RP
Aslo focus on oily fish that live in cold salty water
Also take omega-3 and lutein supplement