Hi, I’m Mammy to two wonderful little men, the youngest being 5.5 months. I was due to go back on Gilenya sooner but as I’m sure is the case for so many, restart was delayed because of Covid. I’m due to go back on in over 2 weeks but can’t get my little one to take a bottle…
Gilenya (fingolimod) is a disease modifying treatment (DMT) for active relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis. It is prescribed as a daily pill and clinical trials have shown it can reduce relapses by around 50% compared to a placebo.
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I am going to be taken off Tysabri due to high Jcv. I have been told I will be offered either ocrevus or gilenya. So confused, if anyone can let me know how either is working for them I would be very grateful.
hi all, I have MS on gilenya I have just found out a guy i am dating has herpes. Im concerned that if i do have it which is highly likely that being on my immune suppressant could be an issue for me. Has anyone been through this and can give me some advice. Can I keep taking my meds?
So it looks like my insurance company has accepted my switch to Tysabri yay! What are some side effects people have had coming off of Gilenya and how did you deal with those side effects?
Good morning, – Excuse my fat rant. – Mrs S works really hard but occasionally I’ll come into the living room (the new Y2 classroom and occasional Shift.ms interview studio) and she has left the computer and is now baking another batch of biscuits and or banana bread. They are unfaili…
Been on one Gilenya tablet a day for 5+ years. All good except for lymphocytes at 0.5 most of the time. Neurologist happy with 0.5 but uneasy if it goes lower. He called last week to recommend taking a tablet every other day to try and get the count up a bit, just in case it gets worse and to try a…