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Treatment Licensed in US for People with Active Secondary Progressive MS

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FDA approves the drug Siponimod, to treat people with active secondary progressive MS The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug, siponimod, to treat MS. The FDA decision approves the drug to be used for relapsing forms of MS, including for people with secondary progressi...

Published by MS International Federation (MSIF) on Friday March 29 2019 11:06 AM

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Oral Drug Approved by the FDA

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TECFIDERA (BG-12) is approved in the US The Food and Drugs Administration in the US has approved the licensing of Biogen Idec’s new oral therapy, Tefidera. Previously known as BG-12 the new therapy will be prescribed as a first line therapy for those with relapsing–remitting MS in th...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday March 29 2013 10:43 AM

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FDA Consider Alemtuzumab

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For a number of years we have mentioned the possibility of a new drug called Alemtuzumab being a potential new treatment for people with MS. On 12 June 2012 the makers, Genzyme, announced that the company has made an official application to the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) in the US and th...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday July 31 2012 07:29 PM

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