Gilenya: The First Oral Disease-Modifying Therapy

Gilenya

Gilenya (fingolimod) pronounced as “Jil-EN-ee-ah”. Gilenya is the first oral disease-modifying therapy available for the long-term treatment of MS. Gilenya is the first in a new class of immunomodulatory drugs called S1P-receptor modulators. It is similar in structure to a naturally occurring component of cell surface receptors on white blood …

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How to Use Your AutoJect for Copaxone

MS autoject

When you have been properly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, you’re ready to work with your doctor to decide what your plan of Therapy is going to be. I was diagnosed with Relapsing/Remitting type of MS . Over the years I have advanced to secondary progressive. I am able to walk …

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Multiple Sclerosis Immunosuppressive Treatment

MS Frequently asked questions

Multiple Sclerosis is a disease that is not fully understood. MultipleSclerosis-Relief.com is proud to join forces with other passionate people motivated to educate and support the MS community. In this video I briefly describe the FDA approved immunosuppressive medications. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hl-nHX6Y-n0[/youtube] The National MS society believes it is important to get …

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Ampyra for Multiple Sclerosis Week One

Ampyra bottle

Ampyra (dalfampridine), known as the “walking drug”, is a treatment to improve walking speed in patients with multiple sclerosis. In clinical trials it increased the walking speed of over a third of the patients. As you see by my video, I walk VERY slowly. I use my walker most times, …

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