My name is Dr. Pat Coyle. I’m a neurologist who takes care of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. Starting a new treatment can be overwhelming. I’d like to give you some things to think about as you begin the treatment recommended by your doctor. Keep in mind, my opinion should not take the place of your doctor. Each neurologist may have a different approach. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions about specific treatment goals or how well your treatment is working.
Here are some things to think about at the beginning of treatment for MS:
Discussing treatment sooner rather than later with your doctor is important. Remember to take your treatment directly as prescribed by your doctor. Check out these tips to help you stay on track with your medicine.