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Ask the expert: Disease modifying drugs

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There are now 14 disease modifying drugs (DMDs) being used to treat MS in the UK with more in the pipeline. With such a wide range of drugs available, finding one that’s right for you and your MS can be a challenge.

To answer some frequently asked questions about DMDs we spoke to MS nurse advisor, Nikki Embrey who sheds light on how you know whether a DMD is working and talks about some of the side effects people worry about most.

There are so many disease modifying drugs available now, people have far more options. In days gone by we just had interferons or Copaxone but now there are more drugs people can switch to if they are having problems with side effects.

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