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Posted 4 Mar 2018 by • 1 answer
I am 29 years old. I just got diagnosed with MS two months ago and I have gotten all of the MRIs and Lumbar puncture. I have my next appointment with my Neuro coming up and he gave me the option to choose my medication. I think I have decided on Avonex, but I am nervous because I have no family ...
Posted 17 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
Hi.. I have had MS since 1978.. been in Avonex, Copaxone and now for th3 last 3 years Tecifidera.. I seem to have more colds (2 a year) which each cold has a bad cough and seems to last 1 to 2 months long.. I am worried about my lungs. Also a lot of Flushing.. sometimes really red and itchy.. other ...
Posted 8 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I was taking Avonex for many years and have switched to Tecfidera. I couldnt take the needle anymore. The Avonex was being administered in my buttocks. Years later i noticed i have a lump at the site. Is this normal?
Posted 20 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
I have been on Avonex for 17 years with only mild side effects such as headache, achy feeling for 24-36 hrs. Recently I have developed a red blotchy rash on my neck that itches. It show up about 18 hrs after injecting. I have not change anything related to cosmetics that could have been a factor.
Posted 21 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
... as I have
Posted 21 Nov 2012 by • 1 answer
currently doing avonex shot
Posted 9 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
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 and seem very warped. (e.g. shouting "I'm a drug dealer" - I certainly know that she ...
Posted 11 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
I took the last does 12 days ago and I still feel awful. Anyone know?
Posted 26 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer
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 time of sleep. What is my problem? Can you help me?
Posted 14 Jan 2014 by • 3 answers
... and I'm not sure how to get it through security and keep it cold
Posted 28 Nov 2013 by • 2 answers
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 ago, around the same time that it was found in 2012, Ms. it starts back in the same way. (steps got ...
Posted 14 Dec 2013 by • 2 answers
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 was thinking maybe he doesn't even have MS. Now, a year ago I heard he was being given ...
Posted 6 May 2013 by • 2 answers
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 right now because we just had our first about 3 weeks ago but we did plan to have another in a few ...
Posted 30 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
... 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 25 Jan 2012 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed last October after having double vision and 3 lesions from my mri. I was started on Avonex and then had a repeat MRI after 3 months which showed a significant decrease in lesion load, one of the lesions disappeared but a new small lesion appeared. I have no enhancing lesions. Is ...
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