Transition to Rebif New Formulation
To assess patient satisfaction with respect to the incidence of flu-like symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis transitioned from current Rebif (subcutaneously injected interferon beta-1a, 44mcg three-times-weekly) to the new formulation of Rebif while receiving ibuprofen either prophylactically or only when necessary (PRN) after the occurance of flu-like symptoms.
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
Rebif New Formulation + prophylactically Ibuprofen, Rebif New Formulation + ibuprofen PRN
Local Medical Information
Results (where available)
- Source: http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00619307
- Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on July 15, 2010
The rationale of this study is to assess the safety profile, efficacy and adherence to Rebif® New Formulation in real life settings with a multinational approach, as well as the impact of...
The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the effect of Rebif New Formulation 44 mcg (tiw and ow) versus placebo on the time to conversion to McDonald MS in patients with a first c...
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