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Posted 6 days ago by • 0 answers
... effects. Then I got a little hungry, ate a PB&J and withinot about 20 minutes I get super hot super fast!! Not fun, it felt like a severe sun burn and my skin was tight. I sure hope this doesn't last forever with these pills. Absolutely hated the copaxone shots and won't go back
Posted 8 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
... vomiting, diarrhea and extreme stomach pain at times. Doesn't matter what I eat, if I can even swallow it because my gag reflex is off the charts. My Dr. Says to hang in there, but I would just like to know if there's light at the end of this very dark tunnel I'm in right now. ...
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
I was fine on the 120 pill twice a day. Now that it was doubled to 240 pill twice a day, am experiencing chronic diarrhea, vomiting and flushing. I am only 3 weeks into medicine. What to do?
Posted 30 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
Since ive been on techfidera -1 year my depression is at an all time high
Posted 7 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer
i have been off Tysabri for 12 months due to being high risk PML. I have been using Tecfidera during this time and have had some monster MS attacks. I fear disability more than death. Does the risk of PML drop from having a break? and can I go back on Tysabri again?
Posted 22 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
as far as problems I mean not having to start over with the 120 mlg
Posted 28 Nov 2015 by • 2 answers
I switched from rebif to tecfidera and I'm losing weight. Is this normal
Posted 24 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
My mom has had MS for 30 years and never been on medication. She is now wheel chair bound and needs assistance for every day life.
Posted 5 Oct 2015 by • 0 answers
Posted 10 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
... 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 3 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
... 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 23 Aug 2015 by • 0 answers
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 it even if I DON'T have the JC virus. What happens if that has nothing to do with it? My ...
Posted 15 Mar 2015 by • 4 answers
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, "whiner" type)... but Holy Cow!! It was horrible! I had already asked a Biogen nurse the ...
Posted 28 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 7 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
... 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. Since it's not stated in the information, I was told to call my doctor. I wish I could get ...
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