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Can Avonex be administered in the buttocks? I've been given conflicting advice?

I started Avonex 14 yrs ago, at that time I was told to have the injection in the buttocks which was very convenient as my husband could do this. 10 yrs ago I was told by a help-line that Avonex ...

Posted 19 Jan 2015 1 answer

Does Avonex have psychological side effects?

My Step-Mother has started using Avonex in the past three months or so. In the last week she has started shouting and screaming at me, completely unprovoked. She also repeats things that are not true ...

Posted 9 Jan 2015 1 answer

How long does it take to STOP having side effects from Avonex?

I took the last does 12 days ago and I still feel awful. Anyone know?

Posted 11 Jul 2014 1 answer

Does Avonex Pen numb in my hands and fingers?(side effects)?

I have used this drug for two weeks, and in this period I have numbness in my hands and fingers but my hands have power. As if it they drop off and then it becomes well. I do not have this problem in ...

Posted 26 Apr 2014 1 answer

Gilenya or Tysabri - what are your experiences?

Hello I am a boy of 19 years from Belgium and in December 2012 was found by me Ms?ow I take 9 to 10 months, the Avonex Pen, I think this will help. In the beginning it did its job well, but two weeks ...

Posted 28 Nov 2013 2 answers

Does anyone know how I can take my Avonex on a plane for a 10 hour trip. TSA won't allow gel packs?

... and I'm not sure how to get it through security and keep it cold

Posted 14 Jan 2014 2 answers

Which Meds Are Beng Used to Treat MS?

I have a distant relative, and I heard through the family grapevine that he was diagnosed with MS about 5 years ago. Then I heard he was being given Avonex. But when I heard of the symptoms he has, I ...

Posted 14 Dec 2013 2 answers

Is the medicine in Avonex pen different in any way from the medicine in standard Avonex?

I recently switched to the "Pen" and have been getting a skin reaction (hives, itch, not at local site. Is the medicine exactly the same?

Posted 28 Nov 2013 1 answer

What does a low grade temp mean 95.6?

currently doing avonex shot

Posted 21 Nov 2012 1 answer

Has anyone ever stoped taking Avonex to try to get pregnant? what were the results?

I was dignosed with MS a little over two years ago my dr just proscribed me with Avonex and said i shouldnt get pregnant on this medication... My husband and I are not concerned with another child ...

Posted 6 May 2013 2 answers

Will this medication cause severe mood swings?

My dad had his first treatment almost two weeks ago and he, and he has really bad mood swings. The tysabri is being used as a last resort due to his avonex weekly shot is no longer working. He has ...

Posted 7 Apr 2013 0 answers

Rebif - Anyone else have side effects from the interferon? My legs have broken down and now I am?

... leaving blood stains on the sheets. Dr. has taken me off the medicine. It started with Avonex, where my legs started to spot. Just on my legs and no where else.

Posted 30 Jan 2013 1 answer

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