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About this Medication
  • Brand Name: Extavia (U.S. and Canada)
  • Chemical Name: interferon (in-ter-feer-on) beta-1b
  • Usage in MS: Disease-Modifying Agent
  • Generic Available: No

This medication is taken by injection.


 

Description

Extavia and Betaseron are brand names for interferon beta 1b, a medication manufactured by a biotechnological process from one of the naturally occurring interferons (a type of protein).

CExtavia and Betaseron are approved by the FDA for the treatment of relapsing forms of MS to reduce the frequency of clinical exacerbations. Relapsing forms of MS include individuals with secondary-progressive MS who continue to experience relapses or acute attacks. Betaseron iand Extavia are also approved for use in individuals who have experienced a first clinical episode (clinically-isolated syndrome) and have MRI features that are consistent with multiple sclerosis.

Click here to read the Extavia  Prescribing Information for healthcare professionals.

Click here to read the Extavia Medication Guide for patients.

Click here to read the Betaseron Prescribing Information for healthcare professionals.

Click here to read the Betaseron Medication Guide for patients.

 

Support

EXTAVIA GO PROGRAM
1-866-925-2333                                                                                                                                                                         http://www.extavia.com/

                                                                                                                                                       

Financial Assistance Program

EXTAVIA GO PROGRAM
1-866-925-2333                                                                                                                                                                         http://www.extavia.com/

 

 



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