Making Sense of MS Research

Summaries of independent,
high-quality research about multiple sclerosis treatments

Interferons for Relapsing Remitting MS

Questions for my health professional

You might like to ask your health professional to help you answer the following questions:

  • How do I decide whether Interferons are right for my type of MS?
  • How do I decide what type of interferon is right for me?
  • What about the differences between taking different interferons, i.e.
    • How often will I have to take them?
    • Where are they usually injected?
    • How are they stored and prepared?
  • How soon after diagnosis is it recommended to take interferons?
  • What monitoring will I need if I take interferons?
  • How can I manage or minimise side effects?
  • If I don’t take interferons, what other options could I consider to manage my MS?