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Overview

This page lists FDA-approved DMTs: Indications, Dosing, Route of Administration, and Pregnancy Rating.

*Relapsing forms include relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS), secondary-progressive MS (SPMS), and progressive-relapsing MS (PRMS), in those patients who continue to have relapses.

Interferon b-1a (Avonex)

Interferon b-1a (Rebif)

Interferon b-1b (Betaseron)

Interferon b-1b (Extavia)

Glatiramer acetate (Copaxone)

  • Prescribing Information
  • Indications:
    • Relapsing-remitting MS
    • CIS
  • Dosing: 20 mg/mL qd OR 40 mg/mL tiw at least 48 hrs. apart
  • Route of Administration: SQ
  • Pregnancy Category (Cree, 2013): B

Fingolimod (Gilenya)

Teriflunomide (Aubagio)

Dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera)

Natalizumab (Tysabri)

Mitoxantrone (Novantrone)

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