Multiple sclerosis:

Indications for: COPAXONE

Relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), to include clinically isolated syndrome, relapsing-remitting disease, and active secondary progressive disease.

Adult Dosage:

Supervise 1st dose. Give only by SC inj into arms, abdomen, hips, thighs. Rotate inj sites. ≥18yrs: 20mg once daily or 40mg three times weekly (at least 48hrs apart). The 20mg/mL and 40mg/mL injections are not interchangeable.

Children Dosage:

<18yrs: not established.

COPAXONE Warnings/Precautions:

Risk of immediate post-injection reactions. May potentially interfere with immune functions. Consider discontinuation if liver dysfunction occurs. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

COPAXONE Classification:


Adverse Reactions:

Inj site reactions, vasodilatation, rash, dyspnea, chest pain, asthenia, infection, pain, nausea, anxiety; rare: lipoatrophy, skin necrosis.

Generic Drug Availability:


How Supplied:

Single-dose prefilled syringes 20mg/mL—30; 40mg/mL—12

Pricing for COPAXONE

30 syringes of 20mg/ml carton (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $1183