You do not have to avoid any activity or food if you are taking Copaxone. You should not take Copaxone if you are allergic to glatiramer acetate or mannitol. Copaxone may interact with another multiple sclerosis drug, Tysabri (natalizumab). You should avoid vaccinations that use a live agent. You should always be careful if you are taking over-the-counter medications or herbal medicines, as these can interact with any prescription drug. Let your doctor know everything that you are taking.
- Q How do I handle an adverse reaction after injecting Copaxone?
- Q How long do I need to take Copaxone?
- Q Who should take Copaxone?
- Q How soon after taking Copaxone will my symptoms improve?
- Q What are the side effects of Copaxone?
- Q Is there a generic version of Copaxone?