What type of drug is gilenya?

Asked By: Aletha Wehner
Date created: Sat, Jun 5, 2021 2:45 AM
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Gilenya® is a new class of medication called a sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor modulator, which is thought to act by retaining certain white blood cells (lymphocytes) in the lymph nodes, thereby preventing those cells from crossing the blood-brain barrier into the central nervous system (CNS).
Answered By: Emiliano Dicki
Date created: Sun, Jun 6, 2021 4:48 AM

Gilenya overview - a prescription medication used to ttreat multiple sclerosis in adults

Gilenya overview - a prescription medication used to ttreat multiple sclerosis in adults
Gilenya (fingolimod) is an immunosuppressant. It works by keeping immune cells trapped in your lymph nodes so they can't reach the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord). Gilenya is used to treat relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS) in adults, and children and adolescents aged 10 years and older.
Answered By: Jackeline Ziemann
Date created: Sun, Jun 6, 2021 10:36 AM
Gilenya is a prescription medicine used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), to include clinically isolated syndrome, relapsing-remitting disease, and active secondary progressive disease, in adults and children 10 years of age and older. It is not known if Gilenya is safe and effective in children under 10 years of age.
Answered By: Emily Willms
Date created: Sun, Jun 6, 2021 1:31 PM
Fingolimod, sold under the brand name Gilenya, is an immunomodulating medication, mostly used for treating multiple sclerosis (MS). Fingolimod is a sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor modulator , which sequesters lymphocytes in lymph nodes, preventing them from contributing to an autoimmune reaction.
Answered By: Everett Hamill
Date created: Sun, Jun 6, 2021 9:48 PM
GILENYA is a once daily oral pill used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) in patients as young as 10. See full prescribing and safety info. For US Patients
Answered By: Clemmie Osinski
Date created: Sun, Jun 6, 2021 10:04 PM
Gilenya (fingolimod) is a prescription drug. It’s used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) in adults and children ages 10 years and older. MS is an illness in which your immune ...
Answered By: Ulices Anderson
Date created: Mon, Jun 7, 2021 2:04 AM
Learn how GILENYA, a prescription oral pill used to treat relapsing-remitting forms of MS, is thought to work. See full prescribing and safety information. For US Patients
Answered By: Kadin Pagac
Date created: Mon, Jun 7, 2021 10:51 AM
GILENYA is a prescription medicine used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) in adults. This once-a-day pill helps cut MS relapses in half. Important Safety Information
Answered By: Claudie Weber
Date created: Mon, Jun 7, 2021 7:40 PM
Rebif (interferon beta-1a) and Gilenya (fingolimod) are used to treat relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS). Rebif and Gilenya belong to different drug classes. Rebif is made from human proteins and Gilenya is a sphingosine 1- phosphate receptor modulator.
Answered By: Easton Towne
Date created: Tue, Jun 8, 2021 6:30 AM
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