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has anyone else side effects from avonex (interferon beta 1a)?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Nausea,headache,weak: Nausea, headache and weakness and flu like symptoms in the beginning of therapy only.
Answered on May 6, 2013
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