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Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Update-- good or bad
    ... to be doing for you with the baclofen now). Even Novantrone has not proven effective for PPMS. Most of the drugs...

  2. dilema with MS disclosure
    ... also took avonex for two years and had two courses of Novantrone . I had no reactions from it and my MRI's remained...

  3. Recent MRI
    ... Azathioprine (pre CRAB days), Betaseron, Avonex, Copaxone, Novantrone (two maximum treatment sessions) and now Tysabri...

  4. med switch?
    ... then stopped them all and did a treatment course of Novantrone . I then started copaxone along with the Novantrone ... . Since I was at the max of Novantrone treatments I stopped and continued with copaxone. ... Two years later I did another course of Novantrone and continued copaxone. When I had reached the max ... of Novantrone I stopped both Copaxone and Novantrone and went on Celcept. I took Celcept for a year and...

  5. Tysabri
    ... it? I had been on Avonex, double Avonex, Copaxone, Novantrone , Immuran, etc. before and this is, by far the easiest...

  6. MSJayhawk
    ... month where they are using Mitox for PPMS as well as Novantrone (sp?). I dont know what the results are, but if you...

  7. Neuro Appt and Copaxone quest?
    ... Term drugs. Others are: Avonex, Betaseron, Rebif, Novantrone , and Tysabri (some problems with Tysabri). Novantrone...
    ... else first, and use Tysabri as a last resort... Novantrone is used only for more serious and progressive cases...

  8. New to meds
    ... their job. I have also had two therapy sessions with Novantrone . Currently I am on Tysabri but I have only had one...

  9. Tysabri - wait?
    ... an little nerve wracking but getting infused with Novantrone was too. Glad to hear that someone that is on their...
    ... weekly, etc. shots and a million times better than Novantrone . I had 6 doses of that before my white count didn...

  10. Any Side Effects from medicine for MS?
    ... after injection. I have also taken azathioprine, novantrone and celcept with no problems. Currently I am waiting...

  11. Newly diagnosed with Ms
    ... taking Avonex. It seems that I was on Copaxone and Novantrone when I was having hot flashes. Since we are all so...

  12. Pains in Head
    ... Secondary Primary Progressive MS and am currently on Novantrone Chemo, I have had one treatment and the next is in...

  13. symtoms getting worse
    ... Secondary Primary Progressive MS and am currently on Chemo Novantrone treatments, I have had only one infusion, yes, I had...
    ... know how that goes. You said that you were on a Chemo Novantrone treatment, have you found that to be helpfull? since...

  14. MitoxantroneInfusion Update
    ... actually taking the same therapy however it is called Novantrone , but it is the same chemical. I too took the infusion...

  15. Navatrone Therapy Side Effect
    ... white count because that defeats the purpose of the Novantrone . They do have an anti-nausea med that is sublingual...

  16. michael178
    ... Secondary Primary Progressive MS and have just started Novantrone Chemo for it. Take Care, Lee Ann...

  17. Novatrone
    ... Hi Everyone, Well today is the big day with the Novantrone Chemo treatment. I have been nervous since yesterday...

  18. AM I the only one who has a nero. that doesnt believe that MS causes pain?
    ... going to take my first Chemo treatment this thursday, Novantrone . I'll keep in touch and let you know how it goes...

  19. Meds For MS...Are They Really Just Money Makers??
    ... history from me immediately thought I needed to go on Novantrone . I had researched it enough to know that was not ... inviting me to attend their informational seminar about Novantrone . Guess who the speaker was....the same neurologist...

  20. Newbie - diagnosed today :(
    ... Over the years I have taken Avonex, Betaseron, and Novantrone . I have been confined to a wheelchair. I can tell...

  21. Tysabri reactions?
    ... not been on a very strong immune suppressant like Novantrone , Imuran, Cellcept, etc., you should be okay, but it...

  22. I Hate This Disease!!
    ... I have been on Avonex, doubled Avonex, Copaxone, Novantrone , and Immuran.......... May God bless you all...

  23. The therapy that my wife
    ... fantastic. After doing Avonex, double Avonex, Copaxone, Novantrone , etc. and continuing to spiral downward, I am desperate...

  24. Very Promising Clinical Trial In U.K.
    ... Thanks for the info. I have asked my doctor to give me novantrone with the copaxone and he refused. I am not a severe...

  25. mitoxantrone
    ... Disregard my post I see it is novantrone , I am familiar with this drug...

  26. Novantrone
    ... and the potential side effects aren't as severe as Novantrone . As you may know, there is a limit to how much Novantrone ... so I would be willing to bet most clinics stick to Novantrone , which is approved. As far as side effects, I know ... t usually cause hair loss, which led me to believe Novantrone does. I am not positive, but it would not be permanent...
    ... All of my moms heart tests went well. She starts Novantrone tomorrow. Hopefully she won't have any bad side effects...
    ... interested in the Cytoxan post, but I found this one on Novantrone . Maybe this can give you and your mom an idea of what ... it out... [url]http://www.mult-sclerosis.org/Marcy Novantrone .html[/url]...

  27. Have any tried chemo drugs?
    ... getting worse. I'm wondering if any of you have tried Novantrone or Cytoxan treatment for MS? I've studied them via...
    ... because the side effects are less severe than those of Novantrone . I know the one thing the talk about with Cytoxan ... believe I am going to start on Cytoxan. I know that with Novantrone they are very concerned about heart issues and monitor ... it can be used for a longer span of time, whereas Novantrone has a lifetime dosage....

  28. Chemo... to do, or not to do!
    ... down right away? I am assuming you are referring to Novantrone , which sure does scare me as well. The whole "life ... heart damage. I don't know... based on my research, Novantrone is the only chemo drug approved for MS, is that correct...
    ... Yes, it was Novantrone that I was offered. My main thing too was that you...
    ... and at times breathing. Her doctor started her on Novantrone , which has turned the MS around. She is now able ... walk with some help. She has six more treatments of Novantrone . What can we expect after Novantrone? Will she remain ... I think it is wonderful that she has responded to Novantrone . People is their 60s often do not, and treating MS ... Maybe she is young at heart! After the time on Novantrone is finished--a couple of years from now--she will...
    ... listed as a precaution. I am so happy that the Novantrone worked so well for you! It is def. an option for me...
    ... Mitoxantrone is just the generic name for Novantrone ... same thing....

  29. medications- what to do?
    ... can take none of the abcr drugs and will not take novantrone . what can i do? is the fda researching new drugs...

  30. Tysabri speculation
    ... in '86 and have ssince been on the ABC's as well as Novantrone . I'm 44 and M and have gotten tired last year of needles...

  31. Chemo
    ... secondary progressive. Is your uncle on the chemo Novantrone ? As far as Primary Progressive MS, no treatment has...

  32. starting medications
    ... to moderately sick people. It wasn't until I added Novantrone to the Avonex that my white counts dropped dramatically ... to notice that I was more contagious. After my 6th Novantrone treatment, my counts didn't come back up after 3 months ... and we discontinued the Avonex and the Novantrone . My liver function tests and white counts were ok...

  33. novantrone/LDN experience?
    ... do it again. The options so far presented to me are novantrone , even just a couple of lower doses than usual and...

  34. Jewel2
    ... Did I read somewhere that your daughter is on Novantrone ? I really hope not. I've read more bad results from...
    ... Hi Moon, No. She is not on novantrone . Her neuro said he will only do that as a last resort...

  35. Novantrone(chemo)
    ... t working. Is Chemo. the next step? Hi! I had 5 Novantrone treatments while continuing on Avonex. I had been ... continued to have problems. Two years ago, I started on Novantrone because it was the only thing that I hadn't tried ... couldn't have my sixth treatment. My dr stopped the Novantrone AND the Avonex. It took 9 months for my white count...
    ... uses a Mayo Clinic neurologist. We asked him about Novantrone in our last visit. He said he saves that for a last ... limited number of treatments. He said that after the Novantrone there's nothing left to try. He was hopeful about...

  36. Tysabri
    ... yrs. Been on Avonex, Copaxone, double avonex, and Novantrone . Now only on Tysabri. I really liked it. Have had...

  37. Use of Chemo-therapy (NOVANTRONE)in M.S.
    ... mother and daughter do) and neither of them have used Novantrone . We did ask my daughter's neuro about it and he said ... I know of a couple of other people online who use Novantrone and it has helped them. Wish I could help you more...

  38. New Diagnosis Or Not??
    ... brain has caught up to it, and they want to put me on Novantrone (chemo). I don't want to see anybody have to do...

  39. Question about lesions
    ... prednisone taper again tomorrow (100mg/day). Also, rec'd Novantrone on Friday. It has really wiped me out, but I can...

  40. Will feeling nervous make symptoms worse?
    ... other tests come back OK I will have another dose of Novantrone . Even though the last time landed me in the hosp...

  41. Quick question on diagnosis
    ... the ABC drugs for me. I have had one treatment of Novantrone that seemed to help a lot. It was then that the oncologist...

  42. I am SO Frustrated and in pain!!
    ... on all 4 therapies (Avonex, Betaseron, Copaxone and Novantrone ) and have an informed conversation with him about...

  43. Copaxone not working, can I vent now :)
    ... new neuro.) She has tried Avonex, Copaxone and Novantrone with no success. Not only did they not slow things...

  44. Treatment for relapses
    ... weighs out each time. Elke, are you thinking about Novantrone , the chemo drug? You can find info about that on any...

  45. Using Avonex; Not working, anyone heard of Rebif
    ... rampant. Her doctor at the Mayo Clinic feels that Novantrone hasn't proven itself safe yet and anyway, it can't...

  46. MSers, at what age were you diagnosed?
    ... walking until about a year ago. Her neuro put her on Novantrone treatments and it has been downhill since. I strongly ... suggest to anyone considering Novantrone to research it very carefully....

  47. novantrone
    ... Jen, I just started my first dose of Novantrone about a week ago with little side effects. I was wondering...

Neuropathy board

  1. Neurontin
    ... medicare will pay for my IVIG, Procrit, and at one time Novantrone . I am not thankful that I can not afford to take...

Immune Disorders board

  1. CVID getting worse
    ... and am getting worked up for another go round of the Novantrone . I will be able to get it at the same center where...