Betaseron

About Betaseron (Prescription Drug)

Betaseron® is a brand name for interferon beta-1b, a drug in the interferon family used to treat multiple sclerosis. It is administered by sub-cutaneous injection and has been shown to slow the advance of MS as well as reduce the frequency of attacks.

Learn more about Betaseron in our Betaseron Community Report.

allyquinn's Betaseron History (Stopped)
Betaseron (interferon beta-1b subq injection)
0.3 mg Every other day Oct 06, 2008 - Sep 15, 2010
Stopped Other Sep 15, 2010

allyquinn's Betaseron is for…

  • Multiple sclerosis

allyquinn has not reported any side effects for Betaseron.

Evaluations


Sep 15, 2010

Dosage
0.3 mg Every other day
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Step up the dosage. Take the pre-injection advil. Take the injection right before going to bed. This was very valuable to me. I will resume this treatment as soon as I can.
Cost
$50-99 monthly