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Fingolimod

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    Oral
    Fingolimod
    Gilenya 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Inhibits the release of T cells from lymph nodes, resulting in redistribution of T cells and decreased entry into the central nervous system.

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis
    • Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis
    • Contraindications
    • Other immunomodulatory agents
    • Immunocompromised patients
    • Adverse Effects
    • Headache
    • Elevated LFTs
    • Diarrhoea
    • Upper respiratory tract infection
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