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Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
6/10/2008 2:53:11 PM

Reviewer: mimi9565, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was dx 6 years ago and immediately started on Avonex. I had easily managed flu-like side effects but I was getting resentful of the weekly injections I had to give myself. I never had any "big relapses" but lesions kept showing up on my MRI's. Started Tysabri 10 months ago, and I LOVE IT!!! I work a half day, drive into Boston, get a nice lunch and visit everyone while I get my d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
5/23/2008 9:42:23 PM

Reviewer: imlynne, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was diagnosed with relapsing remitting ms in 2006.My first injection was copaxon.After 3 mo. I began to experience msny different site reactions and swelling in my throat that would last about 10 min. My Dr. reccomended stopping the copaxon.I'm glad I did !In Jan.2007 I started the Tysabri study program.I recieved 9 infusions with no side effects of any kind.My insurance has since picked up ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
5/14/2008 12:34:31 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
4/17/2008 1:24:01 AM

Reviewer: valerie, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
overall its been very good know side effects yet.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
4/15/2008 6:13:00 PM

Reviewer: jamesshaner@comcast.net, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After having MS for over 10 years, Avonex was no longer working. I am in my early 30s and am now able to do things I couldn't before. (Shovel snow, go on walks, clean entire house....) Not liking the weekly IM injection with Avonex, I feel less smothered by my MS.

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