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Tecfidera (BG-12) is taken for: MS Psoriasis RRMS

Tecfidera (BG-12)

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Taken for: MS, Psoriasis, RRMS
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
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Tecfidera (BG-12) for MS
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Tecfidera (BG-12) & Relapse

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" ...doctors are not sure if it is MS or not as it is not common to have repeated attacks like this. But, they are going to pot me on Tecfidera first and if it doesn't help then they will go for tysabri... "

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www.msworld.org
" ...Tysabri to BG-12 Hello...I switched 4 months ago from Tysabri to BG-12....and now I'm having a pretty bad relapse. Is anyone else experiencing relapses with BG-12? This is actually my... "

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" ...5 yrs. Built antibodies so specialist is switching me to bg12. I just got tysabri Friday so at the end of April I'm to do a round of prednisone. He said a lot of people coming off tysabri have a... "

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" ...I've been on Tecfidera for over a year now and have been lucky with no side effects. While on Copaxone, ...hives at the injection site and experienced frequent relapses. Unfortunately, since it... "

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" ...to have an oral and was determined to stick through the side effects and I did. The flushing and stomach problems bothered me for about 2 months but I kept reading forums to see how other people we... "

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" ...scared to death of it. It took 2 very active and nasty cervical lesions and months of major back to back flares to convince me otherwise. I was two days from starting Tecfidera before I went... "

" ...Tecfidera Had an awful one over Thanksgiving (Thankfully after I did holiday cooking cleaning and family over) Ran a high fever and have not been able to work since so I have not taken it since I g... "

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" ...flushing, but overall I am tolerating Tecfidera better than other medications. ...be thrilled that I am doing so well on Tecfidera. I remain hopeful that ...to recovery from my last flare. Th... "

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" ...month on Tec after a 24 month regime on Tysabri(JC ). I had one episode of flushing with first dose but nothing since. However, ...to throw in the towel and switch. I was so counting on Tecfi "

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" ...year on the med. I was JC and have had prior immunosuppressant use, so I came off Tysabri 3 months ago and went to Tecfidera. 3 months in, I'm now in a terrible relapse and I'm at the point I was... "

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