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DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL

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Updated on 26 Apr 2024

Learn more about DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL

What is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

What is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL is a delayed release oral capsule.

What dosages is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL available in?

What dosages is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL available in?

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL is available as a 120 mg and 240 mg delayed release oral capsule.

What is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL used for?

What is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL used for?

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL is a fumaric acid derivative and is used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS).

How does DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL work?

How does DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL work?

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL is a fumaric acid derivative. It’s not entirely clear how DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL works to treat multiple sclerosis, but it’s thought to help defend against the toxins your body makes when there’s a lot of inflammation. It works through the Nrf2 (nuclear factor erythroid-derived 2) pathway to protect cells in your body from stress.

How do I take DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

How do I take DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

The typical starting dose is 120 mg by mouth twice a day for 7 days. Then, your provider will raise your dose to 240 mg by mouth twice a day.

Is it safe for me to take DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

Is it safe for me to take DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL is a safe and effective treatment when used for FDA licensed indications. However, like all medications, they may give you unwanted side effects. You should always discuss potential side effects with your physician to ensure the medication is suitable and right for you.

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL Common Side Effects

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL Common Side Effects

Common side effects of DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL:

  • Flushing
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Itchiness
  • Rash
DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL Serious Side Effects

DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL Serious Side Effects

Serious side effects are rare with DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL. Contact your healthcare provider immediately if you experience any of the following.

  • Liver damage: fever, feeling tired, nausea, vomiting, yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes, clay-colored stool, and dark urine
  • Serious infection: fever, weakness, vision changes, difficulty speaking or thinking, muscle pain
  • Serious allergic reaction: trouble breathing, rash, swelling of lips or tongue
Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL

The following medications may interact with DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL:

  • There are no major drug interactions listed for DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL. However, always let your physician and pharmacist know about any other medications or supplements (including prescribed and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and dietary or herbal supplements) that you are currently taking
Who makes DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

Who makes DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL?

Amneal Pharmaceuticals

Is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL safe in pregnancy?

Is DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL safe in pregnancy?

It is not known if DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL will harm your unborn baby. Tell your healthcare provider if you become pregnant while taking DIMETHYL FUMARATE DR – AMNEAL.

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