Teriflunomide (Aubagio)

Teriflunomide simply known as Aubagio is a disease modifying drug for relapsing remitting MS. You take Aubagio as a pill once a day

Side Effects

Common side effect may include.

  • increased levels of liver enzymes
  • nausea and diarrhoea
  • hair thinning and loss
  • pins and needles
  • infections: including influenza, urinary, nose and throat
  • decrease in white blood cells (neutropenia)
  • mild allergic reactions
  • anxiety
  • nerve pain
  • decrease in red blood cells (anaemia)
  • increase in blood pressure
  • rash
  • musculoskeletal pain

Less common side effects may include

  • decrease in blood platelets (thrombocytopenia)
  • peripheral neuropathy

A full list of side effects is included in the manufacturer’s Patient Information Leaflet

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