What Neurologists Want Hear From Their Multiple Sclerosis Patients.

 
Published on Sept. 13, 2017
Channel: Dulci Hill
Category: People & Blogs
Source: Youtube

1. Neurologists want to know the symptom you have that are intolerable to you and you want treatment. 2. Doctors want us to be prepared to ask questions about 2-3 Disease Modifying Medications that we are interested in taking. We must be able to present a case of why we think the medication is a better choice than the one the doctor suggested. 3. Ask about Risk/Reward. All of these medications have side effect, so it is important to ask what the doctor’s plan is if you should have a really bad thing happen. 3. Ask about Risk/Reward. All of these medications have side effect, so it is important to ask what the doctor’s plan is if you should have a really bad thing happen. Disease Modifying Medications by effectiveness: Copaxone 29% Aubagio 31% Avonex 33.20% Rebif 33% Beta Seron 34% Plegridy 36% Zinbryta 45% Tecfidera 49% Gilenyia 54% Lemtrada 55% Navantrone 66% Tysabri 68%