Desitin specializes in products for the therapy of neurological and psychiatric diseases and is an expert in skin care. On the following pages, we have compiled scientific information and lots of interesting facts about our four most important therapeutic areas to support patients in their everyday lives.
Due to the great variety of manifestations of epileptic seizures, a general definition of the disease "epilepsy" is difficult. There are more than 30 known forms of this disease.
Parkinson's disease is a neurological disease that progresses slowly compared to many other diseases of the central nervous system. It usually affects men in older age.
Worldwide, about 350 million people are affected by a rare disease. By definition, a disease is classified as "rare" if no more than 5 out of 10,000 people suffer from it.