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What is gilenya?

Gilenya 0.5 mg Cap
Drug Name: FINGOLIMOD - ORAL
Other Brand Names: Gilenya
Uses: This medication is used to treat a certain type of multiple sclerosis (relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis-MS). It is not a cure for MS but it is thought to help by preventing immune system cells (lymphocytes) from attacking the nerves in your brain and spinal cord. It helps decrease the number of episodes of worsening and may prevent or delay disability.
Posts on gilenya (19)
Hi everyone, I'm having a hard time doing my Copaxone injections since I've lost so much we...
...... and tomorrow I get my first dose of Gilenya. Hoping for an uneventful six hour monit...
For any of you who have previously been on these DMDs: have you had to discontinue treatmen...
I'm wondering if at the first signs of a possible relapse, you are routinely tested for UTI...
We can't seem to catch a break! http://www.medpagetoday.com/Neurology/MultipleSclerosis/...
Seven years and 3 neurologists later I am finally on my way to treatment for MS. Dr. gave ...
My new Neurologist wants to put me on this med. I don't no much about it i was on Avonex be...
Doesn't look like they can find a smoking gun. http://www.foxnews.com/health/2012/05/15...
Hi: In quick summary, I have RRMS, 10 years this Aprill. Failed all DMDs and I am curren...
Hi - I know there aren't a lot of Gilenya users here but I wanted to see if anyone has stru...
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