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Back Problems board

  1. Numb / tingling feeling and back pain
    ... something about it is what is important now. Copaxone or Tysabri are both good fairly new drugs that help stop MS....

Bell's Palsy board

  1. recently diagnosed
    ... injections, and all interferons, except the Copaxone. Tysabri is also included--that's a monthly (I think) infusion...

Dizziness / Vertigo board

  1. dizziness/vertigo room spinning
    ... i just read tysabri was pulled from the market. ts...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Copaxone: allergic, or, normal reaction?
    ... to work...as my doctor said my next step would be Tysabri . I am PETRIFIED of Tysabri; the stats on PML are really...

  2. Copaxone allergic reaction?
    ... what he has to say about this. I am SO afraid of Tysabri ...and he has been pushing me towards that for months ... PML.... Is anyone currently taking/considering Tysabri ?...
    ... and then had reactions to themm also. He is now on Tysabri . Has been for almost a year. He feels so much better...
    ... week part. There are only a few people here on Tysabri ; one man on it has had wonderful successes with it ... last I saw. You can post a new thread asking about Tysabri specifically, and you'll probably get some great responses...

  3. What would you go through for Tysabri?
    ... are what I hate. I think my neuro has suggested Tysabri because I have steady, (but slow) disease progression...
    ... it must be a difficult decision. I have read that Tysabri comes with it's own set of side affects. Hopefully...
    ... switch.....there are only a small handful of people on Tysabri who post here, but one of them, a fairly recent starter...
    ... working there all day everyday since March9th. I Think Tysabri has helped me do that! Through out the yrs I have ... Betaseron in Feb of 2007, my neuro begged me to try Tysabri ,, I was scared to death of the thought of it, I did ... made my decision to go for it! I will have my 17th Tysabri Treatment on Monday the 13th. I love love love it ... have not had any inkling of a relapse since I started Tysabri in June of 2007. I was a very heavy person I weighed ... 286 at my heaviest. But since the Tysabri , I feel soooooooooooo much better! I would go a long ... couldn't afford it. I know what it is like to be on the Tysabri , so if anything happened that would try and stop me...
    ... thanks for the replies. Maybe (probably) fear of Tysabri makes it easier for me to lean towards sticking with...

  4. Tysabri
    ... Pepikins, we only have one active poster who is on Tysabri , and he has only had a two infusions so far, look ... stronger dosing- did they consider that before suggesting Tysabri ? or is the Interferon itself that isnt working out...
    ... he is good he kinda fobbed me off when i mentioned tysabri first. I was in hospital last month due to a relapse ... and they scared me so while i was reluctant about tysabri at first i am def more open to it now. I am only...
    ... under control. For me, Rebif works...but if you think Tysabri is the next step then you should pursue it. As long...
    ... months to get it out of your system before you start tysabri . That seems to be the problem people run into is combining...
    ... late here,, but will answer anyway! I have been on Tysabri since June 2007, I will have my 17th treatment on ... due to my husbands job. I feel so much better on Tysabri ,, I have alot more engery and have lost 113 lbs. I ... about 13 to 15 hours a day, since March. I only take Tysabri days off, that way I can get it done early in the...

  5. MS drugs
    ... currently in trials. Many have shown positive results with Tysabri , however there have been cases where people have not...
    ... think of off the top of my head: Availability: Tysabri is by infusion, in an infusion center. I've not been ... on Tysabri myself, so another may jump in to further explain ... have the facilities (to my knowledge) to administer Tysabri . Cost: I know in Canada, Tysabri is a lot more ... insurance) also plays a part Risk versus Reward: Tysabri carries with it some important health warnings. If ... for one of the CRABs prior to making the 'jump' to Tysabri . Neurologists: Many neurologists will not prescribe ... Tysabri until you have failed to respond positively to the...
    ... hi Melissalee and welcome. Tysabri had only been aproved here in Australia for a few...
    ... There aren't even long term studies for the CRABs and Tysabri has been available for a much shorter time. The risk ... I'm sure melissasue's doctor must be talking about Tysabri ....
    ... week- I also asked about what they are doing with Tysabri . The two more recent cases, in Europe, I was told ... hours. My MS specialist is not taking patients off Tysabri who are currently using it; however he is being more...

  6. tysabri
    ... many people who come through this board who are on Tysabri . It would probably be best to call the infusion center...

  7. You may or you may not....
    ... leukoencephalopathy or PML. PML is the disease which Tysabri gets all the attention from. Most brain infections...

  8. My 1st Tysabri infusion
    ... shortest time someone who contracted PML has been on Tysabri was 14 months....
    ... has spoken to a guy who has MS. He has started on Tysabri a few months ago. Feels so much better. None of the...
    ... us updated! There aren't many here who have been on Tysabri , and I'm very interested to hear how it works for...
    ... do keep us posted on your success~ we could use a Tysabri patient around here...so many of us know about it...
    ... Hi I think my neuro was talking about Tysabri when he was talking about drugs. I'm currently having ... have, everything else has been ruled out. If it was Tysabri my neuro told me it stops attacks by 70% - 75% and...
    ... Secondary MS...not everyone progresses at all. AND, Tysabri , although a very good drug for some, is NOT usually ... of anyone who has ever gotten approval to go onto Tysabri from the get -go. Everyone starts with an interferon ... usually. The manufacaturer does say that you can use Tysabri from the beginning, but its not what most Neuros would ... try...Having read some of your posts on Tysabri and progression, I think you are slightly confused ... about how MS really does work and the risks of Tysabri . Its wonderful for those who have run into a situation ... plateau are informed of what might happen by being on Tysabri . Please look more into it. George. so glad you ... please stay that way! The few people whom i know on Tysabri are also doing well on it; however they all came from...
    ... of the month to cause some increasing symtoms with Tysabri . I am very glad to hear that many things are improved ... definately think she should be aware that starting Tysabri is NOT to be taken lightly and should definately be ... should Rebif fail me, I would definately consider Tysabri - my thoughts are similar to yours, that if all else...
    ... very possible that any one of us may need to reserach Tysabri in the future for ourselves...nothing like getting...
    ... positive results. My wife and I "attended" a Sponsored tysabri phone conference last night. Interesting, supportive...
    ... sharing this with us, as there aren't any regular Tysabri folks here....
    ... over the TOUCH items (more on that in a sec), the tysabri IV then the saline (that is more an observation period ... observations on how it is going. Good job! Touch ( Tysabri Outreach: Unified Commitment to Health) is a US based ... program. [removed] Basically, in the US the Tysabri infusions are VERY closely monitored. They ask a lot...
    ... people about what you are going thru. Ive followed Tysabri from when they took it off the market until they brought...
    ... mind, but there is a new poster here asking about Tysabri . I told her to look for you online- hopefully you ... some wonderful memories of that place. But back to tysabri ....I am so very happy that you are back and posting...
    ... George, you sound like you're doing awesome! With the Tysabri making you feel better and your wonderful family,...
    ... Glad to hear that you're making the transition to Tysabri , I hope all works out well for you! I am in the process ... of investigating whether or not to make a change to Tysabri , I have been on Copaxone for 8-9 years and Betaseron ... people that have been on other drugs for a while before Tysabri . Does anyone have anyone have any insight that may...
    ... Glad to hear that you're making the transition to Tysabri , I hope all works out well for you! I am in the process ... of investigating whether or not to make a change to Tysabri , I have been on Copaxone for 8-9 years and Betaseron ... people that have been on other drugs for a while before Tysabri . Does anyone have anyone have any insight that may...

  9. alternative ms treatments
    ... screen! Its something to look into. As for being on Tysabri . You havent been on it too long it sounds like? Those...
    ... dose.Maybe going to PT in the fall.Only four IV's of Tysabri , multiple meds for symptoms control, Provigil, Detrol...

  10. No conclusion so far
    ... Copaxone ( a synthetic drug, also a shot)..then we have Tysabri , but not usually offered as a first line of defense...

  11. UGGGH, relapse time
    ... you have only had two.;) My dr suggested I start Tysabri but I am terrified even though I have heard great...
    ... you too? :( I'm so sorry to hear about this. Re: Tysabri , the interesting thing I've read about the two new...
    ... I was DX'd 5/13/05. My neuro put me on Tysabri . The same day the report was released about the 2 ... so when I got the report, I was dead set against Tysabri . Now I'm confused and have no answers, either from ... my neuro or the Tysabri reps.:) I've never taken MS drugs - well...I took ... why I'm operating the way i am now :( ) - hence the Tysabri meds. But I'm too scared to take it now. I'm so ... need to take!! What should I do? Do I opt for the Tysabri in light of the horiffic side effects or death. Do...
    ... available at this time for MS; only clinical trials... Tysabri is a subject all on its own and injection site reactions...
    ... you know that the majority of people I've seen on Tysabri do not intend to stop using it and their doctors are ... believe that even the SHORTEST time someone had taken Tysabri and came up with PML was 14 months. Personally, I...

  12. Has Anyone Heard of Laquinimod?
    ... participating. Anybody who has been on Avonex, Rebif, Tysabri , or Betaseron are excluded from the study. So basically...
    ... first year it is available...remember what happened to Tysabri in its first year? Id like to wait awhile to see just...

  13. New to Board, Wanted to say hi
    ... Avonex wasn't for me so I have been recommended for Tysabri infusions. The first is Thursday and I am looking...
    ... People are great here. I am not familiar with Tysabri infusions though. I'm on Avonex myself and it's not...
    ... Hi, msgeorge, and welcome! There used to be a Tysabri user here but I haven't seen her post for a very long ... time. (If you go to search and look for posts on Tysabri , some of what she wrote might be helpful.) I've seen...
    ... Had relapses every few months. But Since being on Tysabri . Not one relapse. So far so good. Its been 4-5 months...
    ... 3664181]People are great here. I am not familiar with Tysabri infusions though. I'm on Avonex myself and it's not...

  14. Looking for people who have dealt with MS 25+ years
    ... choice, due to your reaction to Copaxone. And, I agree, Tysabri is not for you, your too stable. Why not consider...
    ... hesitant due to the side effects. I actually considered Tysabri but there is no data beyond two years of taking the...

  15. Copaxone & Hives or Bad Reactions
    ... just my opinion, but I dont think you are ready for Tysabri . I dont think many of us here, are...its kind of a...

  16. New too :/ Betaferon
    ... Copaxone R Rebif A Avonex B Betaseron And now, Tysabri is also used...but this is a much stronger, intervenous...

  17. Ms
    ... treatments that MIGHT help the progression of MS, like LDN, Tysabri , or Revimmune. I don't know how you would measure...

  18. Ms
    ... was on Avonex for 7 years and after the rerelease of Tysabri I switched to it. My left leg just drags now. I guess ... the P.M.L. deaths due to combination therapies with Tysabri and Avonex. Eric...
    ... was on Avonex for 7 years and after the rerelease of Tysabri I switched to it. My left leg just drags now. I guess ... the P.M.L. deaths due to combination therapies with Tysabri and Avonex. Eric This isn't good. My understanding ... ones who ceased Avonex and then began treatment with Tysabri ....
    ... that PML deaths were related to people taking both Tysabri and either HIV drugs, or a certain other drug which...
    ... that PML deaths were related to people taking both Tysabri and either HIV drugs, or a certain other drug which ... I'd like to know as well to be honest. I know Tysabri 's 'official' documentation discusses the use of 2...
    ... had me off Avonex for 8 weeks before I could start Tysabri , however 23 infusions later I am still declining. ... me that the P.M.L. deaths were due to Avonex and Tysabri being used together. Eric...
    ... had me off Avonex for 8 weeks before I could start Tysabri , however 23 infusions later I am still declining. ... me that the P.M.L. deaths were due to Avonex and Tysabri being used together. Eric You mention other...
    ... based on the McDonald Criteria, and accepted into the Tysabri trial because they felt confident it was MS. She ... contracted PML, were on a combo therapy of Avonex and Tysabri during the trials. The third person was a fellow ... previously been on some pretty heavy-duty drugs. Tysabri was fast-tracked to the market because of favorable ... hundreds of thousands (millions?) of their shares in Tysabri . . . and at least one of them was eventually convicted ... Canada, UK, etc.). There are about 30,000 people on Tysabri now, most of whom are American. There have been...
    ... Oh, and the major advantages with Tysabri are that it is a once a month infusion, and there ... trade), just like those who have allergic reactions to Tysabri use antihistimines to manage it. However, the touted ... advantage for Tysabri , was it was marketed as "more effective" then the ... based medicine approach" . . . Betaseron, Rebif and Tysabri show comparable efficacy. What that means is, since ... Tysabri has never been in a head-to-head trial with the CRABs ... trials that have occurred with these drugs . . . and Tysabri did not prove more effective then Rebif and Betaseron...
    ... are the drugs that are not allowed to be taken with Tysabri ....
    ... are the drugs that are not allowed to be taken with Tysabri . As I have heard the same. Thanks for the clarification...

  19. Vitamin D3
    ... least 20 years now. When I saw the plethora of Tysabri information in his office, among other MS information ... limited MS info, and absolutely nothing regarding Tysabri . He's also doing monthly blood work on me for the...
    ... to believe that just because your neuro knows about Tysabri that he is “up” on the best research. This may ... that he is “right” either. For instance, Tysabri is a NEW med, with very little long-term data. As...
    ... My 'faith' in my neurologist is not because he has Tysabri literature sitting at his office....
    ... My 'faith' in my neurologist is not because he has Tysabri literature sitting at his office. You have one...

  20. S.P. Meds
    ... I was diagnosed 21 years ago and I am currently on Tysabri my Neuro thinks I should get off of of it due to the...
    ... is back on Avonex now. However, she's considering Tysabri at this point apparently....

  21. Neuro appointment tomorrow!
    ... sees plenty of us. I was also happy to see he has Tysabri info at his office. I wasn't sure if he used this...

  22. Injections
    ... HI Sandi...Lets hope you never need Tysabri . Its not an injection, but an infusion and it can...
    ... have seen many, many people who are very happy with Tysabri -- not only the drugs but the process does not bother...
    ... accounts. Ive sat with patients who are recieving Tysabri - both new patients as well as ones who have been on ... she knows that I have MS and am very interested in Tysabri and how well the patients do on it, she has to be ... their bodies is pretty scary. The side effects of Tysabri are extremely strong, and unfortunately I witnessed ... comes when she has to go from Avonex injections to Tysabri infusions...hopefully by the time any of us reach...

  23. MS Walk Today
    ... talking about, probably isnt LDN, thats a pill...however Tysabri , is an infusion, given thru the vein- in a hosptial...

  24. Feeling better than ever.
    ... the orals for the masses...after what happened with Tysabri , Id like to see this on the market for a year or two...

  25. Off Medication
    ... of the first people on it after what happened with Tysabri .... Snoopy, I think your point is well made. And...

  26. SPMS and living in Florida
    ... modifying drugs (Avonex, Rebif, Betaseron, Copaxone and Tysabri ) less and less people are progressing into Secondary...
    ... Copaxone injections 3 weeks ago. I will start my first Tysabri infusion at the end of the month. i am so glad...
    ... with it extraordinarily well. Good luck with the Tysabri , I hope it helps you out. There are people here on...

  27. Is this typical of RRMS?
    ... without explaining... To date I only know of the Tysabri deaths from DMDs...and those of course were evaluated...
    ... without explaining... To date I only know of the Tysabri deaths from DMDs...and those of course were evaluated ... are marketable, and still no guarantee. As to the tysabri , recent findings tie it to Melanoma. Until there...
    ... I read a bit about Tysabri . That's some scary stuff. Great if it works for you...
    ... drugs (DMDs) Avonex, Copaxone, Rebif, Betaseron and Tysabri . Your reference to your Pastor dying from a DMD...
    ... respect to MS killing people beyond the unfortuate Tysabri problem... Nenu- The Tysabri problem turned out ... of two drugs which were given to patients while on Tysabri ....thats what caused the unfortunate deaths. This ... strict guidelines are in place for patients going thru Tysabri treatment, including where it is administered (certified ... advanced form of MS (a more progressive form) and Tysabri was your only hope- you might seriously consider it...
    ... Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) and Tysabri , which then goes on to state that it causes death...
    ... immuno supressent drugs, then you cant get PML with Tysabri ...and now, if you are taking any kind of immunosupressents ... , YOU CANT GET TYSABRI . Does that help allieviate the fear? I hate to...
    ... respect to MS killing people beyond the unfortuate Tysabri problem... Nikki Your welcome, Nikki :)...

  28. why does it take a MONTH to go from diagnosis to medication?
    ... starting a DMD (Copaxone, Rebif, Avonex, Betaseron, Tysabri )? Usually it's due to paperwork, pre-authorization...

  29. Cost Of Meds.
    ... off of my parents insurance. Currently I am taking Tysabri and oh my goodness, what an expense it is. I...

  30. Questions about symptoms/relapse
    ... Drugs (DMDs - Copaxone, Rebif, Avonex, Betaseron and Tysabri ) are supposed to slow disease progression and hopefully...

  31. First me, now my wife????
    ... going on DMDs (avonex, betaseron, rebif, copaxone or Tysabri ) that would rule out pregnancy....but the other side...

  32. Diag 3 weeks ago - crippling fatigue is scaring me
    ... Modifying Drugs = Betaseron, Avonex, Rebif, Copaxone, Tysabri . I can have pretty bad fatigue with an exacerbation...
    ... Modifying Drugs = Betaseron, Avonex, Rebif, Copaxone, Tysabri . I can have pretty bad fatigue with an exacerbation...

  33. DR. wants to start Tysabri?
    ... Shelby, I know of several people who are all on Tysabri and feeling great....however, the latest news releases ... arent too positive. Be sure to ask your doctor about Tysabri and Melanomas...they are making the news these days ... the flip side, my Neuro has about 5 patients doing Tysabri and feels very strongly that it is helping all of...
    ... Hello, Shelby. There is a protocal to use Tysabri known as "TOUCH." This is a medication that does ... the Touch protocal. There are many with MS using Tysabri , some with good result others have stopped using it ... Here is a website with more information about Tysabri --- [url]http://www.fda.gov/cder/drug/infopage/natalizumab...
    ... with my family and looking up a lot of info. about tysabri . I think I have decided to pass on it for now and...

  34. Introducing myself!
    ... first day here and share my experiences, currently on Tysabri but have had just about all of it. I am in the studies...
    ... Great to finally get on this board.:)currently on Tysabri but have had just about all of it. Welcome aboard ... . As you did mention Tysabri , please make sure there is not a melanoma problem...

  35. Chronic Leg Fidgiting(sp?)and constant needing to move them???
    ... Avonex, Copaxone, Betaseron, and was on Rebif when Tysabri became available again. I am now on Tysabri which ... injections we have to do for all the other MS meds. Tysabri is a once a month IV infusion at a trained outpatient...

  36. does exacerbation mean progression
    ... or the interferons. My new neuro also told me that Tysabri is working even better than the CRABs. It is my...

  37. The verdict
    ... .these are Copaxone, Betaseron, Avonex, Rebif and Tysabri ....if you have a definate dx, they will probably start...

  38. Tysabri and melanoma?
    ... and let us know what he says. I have a friend on Tysabri who is complaining about brown spots on her chest...
    ... arrived yesterday. Apparently there is a link between Tysabri and Melanoma. Get yourself to a good dermatologist...
    ... It turned cancerous after several treatments with Tysabri . The second lady has a mole on her shoulder that turned...

  39. tysabri and skin infections
    ... Hi Sue! I am on Tysabri and yes, I have been getting bladder infections and ... too. I was getting bladder infections before the Tysabri , but it didn't seem like as many. I don't seem to...
    ... them about it, but he probably won't pull the plug on Tysabri for this. I always look forward to my infusion. ...

  40. Anyone with RLS?
    ... seems to be agreeing with, but am hoping to switch to Tysabri when it gets PBS approved here, as it's only a once...
    ... which is similar to Beta- and I know of people using Tysabri , which are also using Flexeril...the best part is...

  41. diagnosed 8 months ago not getting better
    ... Drugs (DMDs) (Avonex, Rebif, Copaxone, Betaseron, Tysabri ) are supposed to help slow down the progression of...

  42. copaxone allergic reaction?
    ... to work...as my doctor said my next step would be Tysabri . I am PETRIFIED of Tysabri; the stats on PML are...

  43. What is stuck in there?
    ... allergic to interferons, allergic to copaxone, refuse Tysabri especially after the melanoma scares going on now...

  44. choosing a new therapy
    ... Copaxone. Copaxone is the only MS Therapy (besides Tysabri ) which is NOT an interferon. What makes you want...

  45. MS Hug?
    ... since 1989 (relapse remitting). I am currently on tysabri . I have numerous new spinal cord lesions as well...

  46. Tysabri help
    ... Hi, ck. I don't think there are a lot of people on Tysabri on this board but I'm bumping this up for you in the...
    ... I am on Tysabri ,, I had my 8th one this morning,, I have never gotten...
    ... but they are not as bad, I feel so much better on Tysabri ,, only thing that still bothers me is the muscle spasms ... the past week,, which i saw my dr yesterday after my Tysabri and she gave me the z-pack, or from not having my ... for 3 weeks. But here I am almost 24 hours after the Tysabri with no Headache and no Tylenol! Whoo Hoo! :D I am ... pretty wonderful by tomorrow! :D When did u start Tysabri ?...
    ... but they are not as bad, I feel so much better on Tysabri ,, only thing that still bothers me is the muscle spasms ... the past week,, which i saw my dr yesterday after my Tysabri and she gave me the z-pack, or from not having my ... for 3 weeks. But here I am almost 24 hours after the Tysabri with no Headache and no Tylenol! Whoo Hoo! :D I am ... pretty wonderful by tomorrow! :D When did u start Tysabri ? I have had only one dose,I had the headache for...

  47. This may be a dumb question...
    ... start with an every day shot.... You also have Tysabri to think about, however even though it is approved...

  48. Can MS go into Remission?
    ... the market: Avonex, Copaxone, Rebif, Betaseron and Tysabri ) youll make up your own mind about whehter this is...

  49. just diagnosed today
    ... yours to take. There is also Rebif and Betaseron and Tysabri available. besides the two he mentioned to you..before...

  50. withdrawal from DMD's
    ... referencing Copaxone, Rebif, Avonex, Betaseron or Tysabri . Mitch, please, please, call your doctor and tell...

  51. i hope i am not alone....
    ... Modifying Drugs = Copaxone, Rebif, Avonex, Betaseron and Tysabri . Some with MS use these drugs and some do not...
    ... Modifying Drugs = Copaxone, Rebif, Avonex, Betaseron and Tysabri . Some with MS use these drugs and some do not...
    ... CRABs (their initials) but now there's a "T" drug ( Tysabri ); hence the change to DMDs. Forgoing traditional...

  52. Neuro Appt tomorrow..Any suggestions?
    ... tolerate interferons I guess) and stronger ones like Tysabri (very efficient but some dangers). You might want...
    ... tolerate interferons I guess) and stronger ones like Tysabri (very efficient but some dangers). You might want...

  53. Drug that's best for Secondary Progressive MS
    ... Modifying Meds For Spms. I Know Other Have Tried Tysabri . I Wish They Would Come Up With Something. T...
    ... Avonex and Rebif are and might be a candidate for Tysabri .. Why did you wean yourself off Rebif? Its not a...
    ... have the option of the chemo drugs. I don't know if Tysabri is helping those with SP but I know some are using...

  54. which form of MS do i have?
    ... the MS MEDs, Avonex, Copaxone, Rebif or Betaseron or TYsabri , then you have relapsing/remitting MS, which is the...

  55. Tysabri
    ... there. Sorry you are having problems. I do know about Tysabri but I dont understand about why your doctor isnt suggesting ... it. First of all, Tysabri isnt approved for progressive MS, that might be the ... greasless, odorless and really helps. Now, onto Tysabri ...used mainly for relapsing/remitting MS, and done ... since it has had some problems in the past; however Tysabri is having excellent reviews and results these days ... reason that balance would be a reason NOT to give you Tysabri . Im not entirely sure of what you take as a diabetic...
    ... If your interested in Tysabri I would suggest finding a different neuro. I know ... who are secondary progressive (SPMS) who are getting Tysabri . Personally, I would not consider balance issues...

  56. Wow!
    ... Had my 1st Tysabri treatment this past Tuesday and I feel GREAT. I don...
    ... mention a type of euphoria the first few times they do Tysabri , Ive even heard of short bursts of amazing energy...
    ... or alleviate existing sx's. What is different about Tysabri ? :) Mitch...
    ... doesnt cure them- however sometimes when a person is on Tysabri , being that the drug is SO STRONG- if they are having ... better...same kind of thing. From what I know of Tysabri , and I know a few people on it, the inital good feeling ... reprieve has to be a blessing! Not only that, but Tysabri really does seem to stop progression in many- that ... said, if people who are on Tysabri stop having relapses, and additional symtoms, then ... the point where nothing else is working- he feels Tysabri is really the last thing to go on. I guess I have ... Rebif- but its amazing the reports that you hear from Tysabri patients...so far, I havent heard any bad ones since...

  57. What were your first clues that something was wrong??
    ... interferons (avonex, rebif and betaseron), Copaxone, Tysabri and other help which is now available, there is little...

  58. Looking for relief!
    ... doesn't work/stop this internal fighting beast, I know Tysabri is an aggressive stop loss drug. Does anyone have ... experience, good or bad, with Tysabri that they would be willing to share? I would truly...
    ... doesn't work/stop this internal fighting beast, I know Tysabri is an aggressive stop loss drug. Does anyone have ... experience, good or bad, with Tysabri that they would be willing to share? I would truly ... started Rebiff in March '07 and will give it some time. Tysabri will be next if Rebif doesn't help.Sorry I can't help...
    ... jbrow7, there are a ton of people doing REALLY well on Tysabri who post here regularly. Search on Healthboards using ... the word Tysabri , youll see alot of great info and great results! ...
    ... ve read of a few people not being able to tolerate Tysabri but mostly, the reports have been overwhelmingly positive...

  59. Excited but nervous
    ... I start Tysabri this coming Tuesday any pointers? I'm excited but...
    ... Good luck to you with your infusions. Although not on Tysabri , I have heard nothing but good things about it. Those ... who died all took another drug which interacted with Tysabri . Tysabri is now only given to people they are SURE ... all the posts here, people have amazing results with Tysabri ! Sometimes it takes a few months, but no one is going...

  60. Finally diagnosed
    ... Rebif, Avonex, Copaxone and Betaseron. There is also Tysabri to consider, although even today, most MS specialists...

  61. New here :)
    ... indefinately, others go to stronger drugs such as Rebif or Tysabri , but the only real way to judge is to see if new lesions...

  62. combiRx trial update
    ... What combo meds were you on? Has he yet suggested Tysabri ? If not, you really should ask about it. If ... to find a way to get it. It's like 5,000 a pop for Tysabri , but insurance usually covers all but 100 or so depending...
    ... latest is with the trials.....what hitdog said about Tysabri is true, and it might be a really good choice for ... there is help available (or a trial) which includes Tysabri ? The results to date have been nothing but positive ... best for us! Lots of people are really raving about Tysabri these days... Hang in there pal. Its not over till...
    ... for drugs. I will be sure to ask neuro. about the Tysabri . Nikki, Thanks for the reminder, I needed it...

  63. Maybe Aussie bound
    ... good advice to have a letter from my Dr. Being on Tysabri at least I don't have to worry about syringes this...
    ... even though you should probably carry something about Tysabri , you might want to talk to your doc about giving you...

  64. My first Tysabri infusion
    ... feel better, is amazing! And wonderful! Im not on Tysabri and have no right to talk to you about it, but as...
    ... feel better, is amazing! And wonderful! Im not on Tysabri and have no right to talk to you about it, but as...
    ... progress and how this works for you. I am interested in Tysabri for my own use in the future. Currently on Rebif, ... and doing very well on it, I can see Tysabri as being my next line of defense. You said you have ... should things change, I do want to know as much about Tysabri as possible. My neuro has 3 patients on it currently...
    ... progress and how this works for you. I am interested in Tysabri for my own use in the future. Currently on Rebif, ... and doing very well on it, I can see Tysabri as being my next line of defense. You said you have ... should things change, I do want to know as much about Tysabri as possible. My neuro has 3 patients on it currently ... the store for thanksgiving. Lots of walking. The Tysabri has given me the energy, I never got tired. 3 days...
    ... am new here and just wanted to say hi and ask about Tysabri . I have gotten 3 infusions so far and actually feel ... have always had bad fatigue but since starting on Tysabri its awful, and the depression is unbearable, anyone...
    ... sure exactly how much the temp drop is helping v.s Tysabri . I guess the real test for me will be next July/August...

  65. Triglycerides- MS question for Bearygood
    ... see if we want to try a lower dose of Rebif or maybe Tysabri . The only trouble w. Mayo is that is a 2 day drive...
    ... liver enzymes will be elevated....it also talks about Tysabri being pulled from the market from Glaxo....this is...

  66. First Injection
    ... been off it for a long time, in prep for a switch to Tysabri , which begins tomorrow....
    ... this was a big deal! hitdog: Good luck with the Tysabri ! I've just started to read about it and it seems like...

  67. MS clinic and criteria for diagnosing MS
    ... Therapy drugs do (copaxone, rebif, avonex, betaseron and tysabri ) is they slow down the progression of the disease ... starting to prescribe Rebif for progresive MS as well as Tysabri in some cases. Some doctors think that taking these...

  68. Wondering if I have MS
    ... currently available are injectables, with the exception of Tysabri , an infusion, but that is usually not prescribed for...

  69. ??? about tysabri?????
    ... Shaywood, Im not on Tysabri , but ive heard SO many good things about it. Have ... you searched on this forum for tysabri related posts? I know there are hundreds of them....
    ... I have had 4 infusions of Tysabri . I feel like it is helping me in general. I just...
    ... then everyone will say see you should have done the tysabri now look and I want to be able to take care of my...

  70. Alternative/Supplemental Therapies
    ... typical MS Drug (Copaxone, Avonex, Rebif, BetaSeron or Tysabri ) route. As far as vitamins, a good multi is key;...

  71. Anyone on Betaseron
    ... try something stronger, but maybe not as strong as Tysabri . you can look at that two ways, one is that you can...

  72. Suitable Meds for SPMS
    ... name - mixo something). She was placing her hopes on Tysabri but this is not considered suitable for SPMS, in Ireland...
    ... approving as of yet. Youll probably get approval first. Tysabri is worth investigating. Although it is generally used...


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