"Promising" dementia drug made from pigs" brains could help 200,000 sufferers

'Promising' dementia drug made from pigs' brains could help 200,000 sufferers The new drug called cerebrolysin improves concentration, memory and mood among those suffering with vascular dementia The new drug is licensed in some countries but not in the UK or U.S.No serious side effects were reported from taking the drug By Jenny Hope PUBLISHED: 00:46 GMT, 31 January 2013 | UPDATED: 03:32 GMT, 31 January 2013 The new drug called cerebrolysin improves concentration, memory processing and mood in patients Dementia sufferers may benefit from a ‘promising’ new treatment made from pigs’ brains, say researchers. The new drug – called cerebrolysin – improves concentration, memory processing and mood in patients with a certain kind of dementia known as vascular dementia, which affects up to 200,000 Britons