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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of TYSABRI IV.

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Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
2/24/2008 8:48:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was diagnosised two years ago with MS at which I was put on Avonex for year and half I took wkly inj and had all the side effects, they never seem to go away. Plus had lots of relapses. I since change to a new doctor that beleives in tysabri and just received my third dose and starting see the effect it is taking on me, I walk better, I'm able to stand to make dinner for my family and most ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
1/30/2008 8:31:36 AM

Reviewer: duckterzo@aol.com, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This treatment has been very expensive for my family, our insurance is a coin-insurance plan so after the insurance company pays 1,840.00.00 each month for the Tysabri, we pay an additional $460.00 plus another $174.00 per month for the infusion cost. I feel that the drug company should except what insurance companies pay so their victims can stay on their drugs that are helping them. Tysabri,YES ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
1/17/2008 9:53:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
1/7/2008 6:25:38 AM

Reviewer: keith7673, 45-54 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Other than making me a "junkie" for the treatment I am extremely happy with how my body responds to the infusions ever 30 days usually after about 25 days I feel the need to get infused by the 30th day I am so fatiqed,memory loss.etc....I wised I did not have to wait the full 30 days

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
1/5/2008 1:34:23 AM

Reviewer: whynotm2dah, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I recently received my first infusion on Dec17 and will be looking forward to getting my 2nd on Jan14, other than feeling very tired all the time, the medication I believe will begin to show some difference as the infusions increase...

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