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by Maly
Mon Jul 04, 2016 10:10 am
Forum: Tecfidera (BG-12, dimethyl fumarate)
Topic: FIRST MRI AFTER BEING ON TECFIDERA
Replies: 16
Views: 16791

Re: FIRST MRI AFTER BEING ON TECFIDERA

When I started tec I had a lot of side effects, as a result I searched the web relentlessly to find any posts stating that the meds actually worked. This was one of the post that I fount and it gave me hope, so thank you so much, it ment the world:) So now that I finally got some results myself, I a...
by Maly
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Tecfidera (BG-12, dimethyl fumarate)
Topic: Flushing and makeup
Replies: 3
Views: 3801

Flushing and makeup

3 months in on Tec and the flushing is still daily. If the 6 month check-up MRI shows nothing new, I can survive getting a bit red from time to time. The problem is that the heat of the flushings are ruening my makeup, the foundation(ID bare minerals powder) kindoff separates from the skinn and gath...
by Maly
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First neuro appointment - what to ask?
Replies: 1
Views: 843

First neuro appointment - what to ask?

Hi, I am having my first meeting with the neurologist after diagnosis. Any questions I should ask? Feeling a bit blank. I will be getting to see my MRI and getting it explained. I have also gotten Tecfidera and taking it for a month, so medication is ok. I have the general picture of the illness. Ar...
by Maly
Wed Jan 06, 2016 12:53 pm
Forum: Tecfidera (BG-12, dimethyl fumarate)
Topic: Tecfidera & Constipation?
Replies: 4
Views: 3956

Re: Tecfidera & Constipation?

Hi,
Dont know if it helps but I had a feeling of contipation, it hurt, about a week on Tec. As I had normal bowel movements it was asumed it was air pressing in my system. Once the air pains in my stomach dissapeared so did the feeling of constipation..
by Maly
Wed Jan 06, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: Tecfidera (BG-12, dimethyl fumarate)
Topic: One month on Tec
Replies: 1
Views: 3266

One month on Tec

Hi, I have now been using tecfidera for one month. This is my first drug against MS, actually my first drug ever not counting the occasional antibiotic. 1 week on the low dose and three on full dose, these are my experiences. First week on tec I got some flushing. It varied from mild blush to full-s...
by Maly
Thu Dec 17, 2015 4:36 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hopefull
Replies: 4
Views: 1504

Re: Hopefull

Hi, And thanx for thw quick responce:) Yes I am norwegian. I was actually admitted to a hospital to get results faster. I had my first attac in my neck about two years ago, but MS was never looked as an option, mainly since I have a bit of problems with stress and backpain in general. When I got num...
by Maly
Thu Dec 17, 2015 12:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hopefull
Replies: 4
Views: 1504

Hopefull

Hi everyone! I am a 25 year old girl living in Scandinavia(so i apologise in advance for my spelling;) I was just diagnosed three weeks ago. I have already started on Tecfidera and have finished my 2nd day with the full dose. Fysically Im doing ok, some minor flushing 3-4 hours after taking my morni...

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