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Newly diagnosed and highly confused about treatment choice

Hi All,

I had been recently diagnosed as a case of Multiple sclerosis with active inflammation and had my first attack a month ago. Intravenous steroids were given and am currently on Oral steroids for tapering dosage. I had paraesthesias and visual symptoms in right eye, but after steroid therapy, currently i dont have any symptoms except for Urgency and frequency of micturition. My Neurologist after reviewing my clinical profile and MRI progression of lesions ...
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My first post , tests done. Waiting.

My guess is I'm posting the same thing many have before. I've had symptoms for well over a decade.

I was first diagnosed with ocular migraines in 2005. Been to ER twice for weird symptoms. Sent to podiatrist when my foot & leg began failing.

Why has no one ever suggested ms??

My MRI shows one lesion. Right frontal white matter.

Anyone with any thoughts? Does it sound like ms?
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New to this site but not to MS

Hello everyone! Texas resident and 23 years living with PPMS here. Hopefully I can contribute something here.
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Treatment for Multiple sclerosis in India

where to get HSCT treatment for MS in India
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Hello, I'm newly diagnosed

Hello, I'm Ally from Kent, I'm 27 and nearly two months ago I was diagnosed with RRMS.

I had been having minor balance problems and pins and needles since 2013 or 2014. December 2015 I had optic neuritis which is what started the diagnoses process.

At the moment I'm deciding which medication to choose, I was initially going to pick Aubagio as it's a pill and doesn't have flu like symptoms, however I was put ...
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newbie with constipation

hi, new member here, hope I can find a family and group here who can help me with my constipation problems..thanks :) :o :smile: :-D
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Hi from Vicky in London, UK - any advice?

Hi Everyone,

I just stumbled across this website and i am glad i have, been under going tests for MS as I also have CRPS Type 2 AKA RSD (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) and damage to the Ulnar Nerve with Neuropathy in my left arm and elbow.

I had an episode of Optic Neuritis in my right eye reason why i have been undergoing tests for MS, the optic nerve testing came back normal thankfully but ...
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Diagnosed with CIS

Hey everyone. I've been hanging out over at the Undiagnosed board, but was diagnosed with CIS yesterday.

I'm still in the diagnostic process of actual RRMS, so time and tests will tell if that is the case. I have repeat brain and c-spine MRIs next week and rounding out with an LP at the end of May.

My neuro said basically he would like me to start on Copaxone and I'm just wondering if anyone ...
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Hello from RaiderNationDave

Just thought I'd say hi. I'm David. diagnosed with RR in Sept. 2015. Been taking Tecfidera since Feb. 2016. Not dizzy anymore but still slightly numb in my fingers. Tecfidera is expensive, and I'm outta work, so when I get back to working I'm not gonna wanna buy it! $7 geezers a bottle.

Don't hate the Raider fan!

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Diagnosed Hello All! Any help for ophthalmoplegia?

Hello All, My name is Mark 46. Well I have been Diagnosed with MS. I have had Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia for 5 months now and really want it to end. Does anyone have any help for this? Drugs? Treatments? Anything? I did get three infusions of steroids that really helped but after two weeks the effects are not as good. I am getting bad dizzy spells again. Im still waiting on my Neuro but want some ...
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