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Weight loss with tecfidera?

I switched from rebif to tecfidera and I'm losing weight. Is this normal

Posted 1 day 5 hours ago 0 answers

Tecfidera - Can this med cause tumors?

Posted 5 Oct 2015 0 answers

Tecfidera - I am on my day seven of the low dose I have extreme diarrhea. Has any?

... one had these that got better with time? Any suggestion on helping these symptoms. I am taking Zantac, Papaya enzymes, and a anti-diarrhea med. Also taking with food and fat

Posted 10 Sep 2015 0 answers

Tecfidera - Has anyone developed a severe burning/ itching on the skin after several years on?

... Tecfiidera? Developed a nickel sized ,slightly raised , burning itching area on front side of left shoulder. I have been on Tecfiidera for several years. Could too much sun affect Tecfiidera?

Posted 3 Sep 2015 0 answers

Tecfidera and PML - Any thoughts on it?

Hi. I just became aware that there has been a couple cases of PML with Tecfidera. My neuro is sending me a script to get tested for the JC virus, but I'm not too sure if I'd want to stay on ...

Posted 23 Aug 2015 0 answers

Does Tecfidera cause yeast infections or vaginitis?

I started Tecfidera today and my vagina has been itchy/burning.

Posted 24 Jul 2015 0 answers

Can anyone taking Tecfidera provide more side effect details/timeline?

I just took my first 120mg starter dose of Tecfidera... I had read about the possible side effects like flushing, nausea, stomach cramps, etc... (and I preface this by adding that I'm not the, ...

Posted 15 Mar 2015 4 answers

I've been on Tecfidera for almost a month. Biogen is a joke when it comes to support. I've called?

... twice to ask a nurse basic questions. Can I have a drink and can I talk Benadryl for the flushing. Both times the nurses read me word for word the information I received with the starter kit. ...

Posted 7 Apr 2015 1 answer

I took the whole first week or starter dose of Tecfidera with minimal to NO side effects. Today?

... upon starting the 2nd week and higher dose I broke out in full rash itching prickly and my skin blotchy and bright red! My question is did most of you start the side effects they warn u of the ...

Posted 7 Jan 2015 1 answer

Tecfidera and headaches?

I started my TECFIDERA last night on the starter dose, within 45 minutes my hole body was itching (as I read that May occur) but what concerns me are the massive headaches I get with every dose I ...

Posted 28 Apr 2014 1 answer

Tecfidera - Anyone experiencing swollen face? or White sores in mouth?

Just starting Tecfedera, 2 months now and face is swollen up I look like I have a moon face and now have a few white spots inside my mouth? Anyone experiencing this? I feel the symptoms are closely ...

Posted 5 Jan 2014 2 answers

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