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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 0 answers

I tried Tecfidera a month ago and had no sideeffects until day 12 when I developed a fever, headache

... and deep stomach pains. Doctor said to stop then restart in two days. I was still sick although fever had passed so I did not restart but now we are trying a slow taper to see if I could tolerate ...

Posted 23 Jun 2014 2 answers

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 1 answer

Tecfidera - Bg12 vs Tysabri?

Is there a certain amount of time u should wait after receiving Tysabri? Does it work any dif then Tysabri? Tysabri made me feel like 30% better for 1 1/2 days.

Posted 13 May 2013 1 answer

Why is Biogen being allowed to charge $55,000.00 per year for dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera®)?

The drug has been used in Germany for 30 years for the treatment of psoriasis. It was officially approved by Germany's food and drug agency and put on the market on the market since 1994 in ...

Posted 20 Jul 2013 1 answer

Tecfidera - Anyone taking it yet? What's the dosage for MS? I'm in Europe and want to see if I can?

... get it. My doctor in the states was waiting for FDA approval. She's in a big medical center and can't be reached via email. I want to know what I should expect the dosage to be if ...

Posted 21 Apr 2013 0 answers

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