Were you looking for information about Dimethyl Fumarate? Dimethyl fumerate is a common misspelling of dimethyl fumarate.
Dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera™) is a drug licensed for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis in adults. It is available by prescription only and comes as a capsule that is taken twice a day.
Prior to starting treatment with this medication, your healthcare provider will want to know if you have any problems with infections or low white blood cell counts. Potential side effects of dimethyl fumarate include diarrhea, nausea, and abdominal (stomach) pain.
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