I Take Rebif For Multiple Sclerosis

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 39 People

    I Am Sooooooooooo Tired All The Time....

    ...that I could seriously cry. It is seriously the most awful feeling to have absolutely no energy ever. To be ready for a nap within 2-3 hours of waking up..... and every 2-3 hours after that! I don't know if it's from the Rebif or if it's from the MS...or both. But it's getting...
    TattooedMissez TattooedMissez
    26-30, F
    Sep 7, 2011

    Rebif

    I was put on Rebif 22mcg after lots of serious attacks-- which sometimes required hospital admission. The results were good for the first year, with no attacks for 16 months. But then it seemed to stop working, and I was having 4 attacks a year.  So now I've been put on...
    paul paul
    M
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2006

    I\'ve Tried Them All

    A Perspective from the US: I was diagnosed with MS in 1999.  Four months after diagnosis (and after another exacerbation which permanently disabled my right hand) I started with Avonex.  I used Avonex with essentially no problems - and no exacerbations - for about 3...
    Sally4now Sally4now
    F
    Apr 28, 2006

    Sprinting Is Fun

    I've been diagnosed with MS in 1990. 17 years later and after 3 attacks, (the most recent 3 years ago) my wife and doctor convinced me to take medication. Being an accomplished athlete, always fearing the thought of being less that my personal best, I guess I was in denial so...
    Sprinter Sprinter
    41-45, M
    1 Response May 27, 2007

    Never Again Rebif

    When I was diagnosed with MS my neurologist prescribed Rebif without giving me any options or discussing alternatives.  I was on Rebif for about four months and all I wanted to do was die.  I was afraid it was the disease progressing quickly making me feel so awful.  I changed...
    angelinawithms angelinawithms
    46-50
    2 Responses Mar 29, 2012

    Man on Rebif

    I'm 36 and I've been taking Rebif for 7 years. I had 2 mild attacks that lasted about 3 months each before I was diagnosed. I've been healthy and the side effects are usually the worst I ever feel. I'm thinking of taking a break.   
    ekenergy ekenergy
    36-40
    3 Responses Jan 17, 2011

    How I chose Rebif and how it's working for me

    When I was diagnosed, my neurologist sent me home with information on Avonex, Rebif, and Betaseron (not sure why he didn't give me info on Copaxone), but I did my own research on all the CRABs. I wasn't ready to try less "conventional" therapies. I'm still not...
    carolsue carolsue
    F
    3 Responses Apr 2, 2006

    What is the cheapest

    and most effective treatment for MS? Do you need to continuously on the treatment once you were diagnosed with it? Please help. Thank you.
    Andrea0328 Andrea0328
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 6, 2014

    How Many Time I Have ?

    I learnt yesterday after quite a crisi that I have a multiple sclerosis. After 3g Cortinose I injected myself for the time today a Rebif dose
    pra08 pra08
    36-40
    Mar 8, 2012

    Rebif Gave Me Back My Life

    I had my first MS attack in 1992 and it was a really bad one. It permanently damaged my blood pressure controls but after recovering from this 'mystery' illness, nothing happened until 2000. I was living abroad in the far east and suddenly got double vision. One of the...
    Normatheluckyone Normatheluckyone
    1 Response Apr 22, 2006

    First Time Takeing Here Thene Come Here

    Hi everone how are you all I dont know  what  to say
    BUDDERDOLYNUMBER23 BUDDERDOLYNUMBER23
    16-17, F
    Jun 9, 2007

    Was Told I Had Ms Years Ago

    but over the last 30 years or so they have changed what youhave to have to meet the DX but i also had a DR from a different country and was given a drug not used here much 2 different time and i have never had a flare up sense the late 1970's i was given ACTH
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Jul 1, 2011
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