|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|GENERIC NAME||Interferon Beta-1A|
|INDICATION||Treat and prevent influenza|
|PACKAGING||1 Injection in 1 vial|
|COMPOSITION||Interferon Beta-1A 30mcg|
|PACK SIZE||5 Injection/s, 10 Injection/s, 15 Injection/s, 20 Injection/s|
AVONEX 30 MCG INJECTION is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (a disease in which the immune system cells starts damaging the insulating covers of the brain and spinal cord cells leading to different types of physical, mental and psychiatric problems).
AVONEX 30 MCG INJECTION is given under the supervision of a healthcare professional. If you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It is important that this medication is not stopped suddenly without talking to your doctor.
Some common side effects of using this medication are headache, sweating, fever, chills and flu-like symptoms. These are usually temporary and normally go away on their own in some time. However, you should inform your doctor immediately if they last longer or become severe.
Your doctor may advise for regular monitoring of liver function, thyroid function, and blood cell count. It is important to inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, or suicidal thoughts. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.
USES OF AVONEX INJECTION
- Multiple sclerosis (MS)
BENEFITS OF AVONEX INJECTION
In Multiple sclerosis (MS)
SIDE EFFECTS OF AVONEX INJECTION
Common side effects of Avonex
- Flu-like symptoms
HOW TO USE AVONEX INJECTION
HOW AVONEX INJECTION WORKS