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Posted 5 Sep 2009 by • 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 12 Aug 2010 by • 8 answers
I am scared to take the chance of it's side effects. I am currently taking copaxone. My condition has gotten slightly worse as far as cognitive issues.
Posted 17 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
I have been on copaxone for 2 years. In the last year I have had more and more reactions. They are increasing and are closer together. I have always had site reactions but this is the diff breathing chest tightness massive headaches. It is hard to believe that these can't cause any long term ...
Posted 14 Mar 2013 by • 2 answers
to live , pay rent, my bills,etc.
Posted 1 Dec 2009 by • 2 answers
My mother is 75, living in a nursing home and has had MS for 40+ yrs. Her new neorologist advised that she no longer needed to be on copaxone as she is in an advanced stage of MS and it is no longer helping her. Is this normal?
Posted 24 Aug 2011 by • 2 answers
... I am starting to have a hard time thinking at work and multitask. I can't afford to be off work but at the same time I can't affford the problems I am having as it takes away from my young family. Does anyone feel this way? I can't even excersise because I am so weak and in pain ...
Posted 12 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
Will be starting on Copaxone soon. May have to start with the daily shots at first unless my neurologist appeals denial from insurance co. for the 3xs wk & they approve it. Either way, what is best time of day/night to give yourself shot? Thinking possibly before bed time but wonder if sites ...
Posted 1 Aug 2011 by • 1 answer
happened about an hour after injecting Copaxone
Posted 14 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
How severe is hair loss with the use of Copaxone, and is it temporary or permanent. Is there any products I can use to lessen the side effects?
Posted 10 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 4 Dec 2010 by • 1 answer
My dr. wants to try Gelyna by I am not sure what to do. My most difficulties are walking, no sense of balance and very edgy and nervous feeling all the time.
Posted 13 Dec 2012 by • 1 answer
Posted 16 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
I've been using copaxone for a little over a month and two injection sites (left stomach and left thigh) have been avoiding both sites, but the one on my left thigh is a red lump with purple speckles that is solid, itches like hell and has grown to about 10cm and is rock solid. I can't ...
Posted 28 May 2013 by • 1 answer
... injection sites even days later to help the med to absorb better and clear up the welting and bruising that lasts too long. Any help?
Posted 15 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
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