- What is glatiramer-injection, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for glatiramer-injection?
- Is glatiramer-injection available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for glatiramer-injection?
- What are the uses for glatiramer-injection?
- What are the side effects of glatiramer-injection?
- What is the dosage for glatiramer-injection?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with glatiramer-injection?
- Is glatiramer-injection safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about glatiramer-injection?
What is the dosage for glatiramer-injection?
- The recommended dose for treating relapsing forms of MS is 20 mg injected under the skin daily or 40 mg injected under the skin 3 times a week (at least 48 hours apart).
Which drugs or supplements interact with glatiramer-injection?
- Drug interactions between glatiramer and other drugs have not been evaluated.
- Available information does not suggest that glatiramer significantly interacts with other MS drugs. However, use of glatiramer with other drugs that also suppress the immune system may increase the risk of serious infection.
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