interferon beta-1a

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INTERFERON BETA 1A - INJECTION

Common Brand Name(s): Avonex
Phonetic Pronunciation: (in-ter-FEER-on BAY-tuh)
Information last revised November 2010

What does INTERFERON BETA 1-A - INJECT look like?

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This medication is used to treat multiple sclerosis (MS). Interferon is not a cure for MS, but it may help to decrease the number of attacks of weakness and slow the progression of the disease.
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