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Starting Copaxone

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Claggy

I am going to start Copaxone but I’m worried about the side effects. Can anyone tell me their experience on the drug?

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@Claggy , no personal experience to call on, but Copaxone is generally well-tolerated.

 

The main issue is injection site reactions, which can be mitigated with a disciplined rotation of injection sites. The following link has a chart to assist :-

 

https://www.copaxone.com/resources/pdfs/injection_site_map.pdf

 

If using the Autoject 2 for your injections, then injection depth can make a difference. There is a guide to calculating injection depth here :-
 

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WWW.COPAXONE.COM

Watch our injection training video to see how to apply these tips.

 

:moonieman:


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John aka Stumbler (as I do fall over!)

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