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Your questions answered Is there information about the long-term use of these drugs?

Questions answered by Prof David Bates and MS Trust Nurse Advisor Vicki Matthews


Question iconMy Neuro told me there is no proof that is does have any effect on the disability that you get in the longterm, but only reduces the relapses. Is he wrong? Click to read Vicki Matthews answer...


Question iconProfessor Bates says that both interferons and copaxone can reduce the levels of disability that will accrue over time, but the MS Trust publication on DMDs, and the NHS decisions website, say the copaxone does NOT reduce the rate of disease progression. I want Professor Bates to be right! Is he? Click to read Vicki Matthews answer...