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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Tecfidera oral.

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Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
11/8/2013 11:14:58 PM

Reviewer: Ocean , 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Tecfidera for 5 months. Flushing lasts 20 minutes. Probably get it every 5 times I take the pill. No GI problems ever. Runny nose for about 2 minutes after taking the pill. Energy increased. Appetite increased. MS symptoms have subsided. For me this pill is 1000X better than Rebif and Copaxone. Also the psychological benefits from not injecting myself are great!

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
11/7/2013 1:04:38 AM

Reviewer: Christyn, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had the flushing around 30 minutes after taking the med and it looked like I had a sunburn and I was on it about 5 months and it didn't subside. I had a sore throat which started after starting the med that wouldn't go away which lead to me having to have an EGD. I am on 2 stomach meds already. I was then referred to ENT for a laryngoscopy to further evaluate my throat. Sore throat isn&# ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
11/6/2013 3:30:49 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
overall experience has been fabulous, only occasional nauscia and flushing of the skin. only bad side effect was bad headaches when it's almost time to take second dose.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
11/5/2013 12:04:30 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
10/31/2013 12:37:49 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking the pill for about 3 months and is very happy with it'

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