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Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis & Early Treatment

The physical and mental effects of multiple sclerosis (MS) are symptoms you can see and feel. What you can't see and feel is the silent MS activity that may continue to damage your central nervous system (CNS) even when you aren't having symptoms.

So even if you're "feeling fine," your MS may be worsening—and you may continue to experience new symptoms later on. This is why it's so important to start a relapsing MS treatment as early as possible after your diagnosis.

What can I do?

While there is no cure for relapsing MS, experts agree that starting treatment as soon as possible can help slow disease progression.

Even if you're not having obvious symptoms, your MS may still be progressing. That's why it's important for you and your doctor to consider an MS treatment approach sooner, rather than later.


Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Please see the full Prescribing Information and Medication Guide for additional important safety information. This information is not intended to replace discussions with your healthcare provider.


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