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Posted 5 Sep 2009 • 20 answers
I have had a nurse come once a week to inject the Avonex because I am scared of needles and the side effects were horrible, chills, fever, pain, etc... I had every side effect that you could imagine, it got so bad that I was ready to stop the medication. But my dr has put me on copaxone, I ...
Posted 21 Nov 2012 • 1 answer
currently doing avonex shot
Posted 14 Jan 2014 • 3 answers
... and I'm not sure how to get it through security and keep it cold
Posted 20 Jun 2015 • 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 19 Jan 2015 • 1 answer
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 should never be administered in the buttocks, arms and legs only, which is less convenient as it means ...
Posted 17 Dec 2017 • 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 3 Aug 2015 • 1 answer
... enjoying drinking on weekends but now I feel like I should avoid alcohol completely even though my Neuro says I can continue living my life as I always did