Last reply 4 months ago
Is anyone on Gilenya?

Hello everyone! My name is Mandy. I am new to this site. I will share my story. I was Diagnosed In November 2018, with severe Chronic MS. I have never had any symptoms prior to the day I was hospitalized and diagnosed. I have legions covering my entire brain.
Since then I have numbness in my right arm daily. I have not been on any medication since my first incident. I have chosen to be as natural as possible. I have changed my eating habits, I have been on all natural vitamins. As well as exercising.
I am on a trial medication by choice. It’s for Fatigue. Its been going good. No side effects. My Neurologist is the greatest. He wants me to try Gilenya. Do to my that numbness and if I was to have a relapse I maybe Paralyzed.
I am wondering if anyone else is taken Gilenya. How is it working for you. Have you had to stop do to the side effects it could cause? Or is there any side effects while on it.

Thank you all for your time and reading my story . Have a blessed evening.

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stumbler
5 months ago

Hi @blackiris_reed_lindsey and welcome.

Whilst you wait for specific responses, you might want to scan through previous comments regarding this treatment. These can be easily accessed by selecting the Gilenya “tag” that has been automatically added to the foot of your post above.

Okay thank you for the advice


nutshell88
4 months ago

Hi
I was daignosed 2004 refused all treatments for 9 years but at the beginning of 2019 they said i must be on gilenya

Its like water totally harmless for me
Noticed i need toilet more often lol
Thats all

Made me a bit more confident about my activiy

I sometimes see flaws ive had visual promlems in the past still do unrelated to MS but now a bit worse specialy ywhen im under sun or looking at walls

But not too bad

May i ask what have you taken for fatque?
I dont get numbness or needles so often just heavy legs xx thanks in advance

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