Patient Doctor Dialog

The arrival of new oral medication generated a significant amount of conversation between patients and doctors. While some patients initiated the conversation an equal percentage of physicians discussed these new options first. Not surprisingly the topic of conversation around these new options where about effectiveness, side effect and safety.

Patient Doctor conversation about oral MS Medictaion
Questions about MS oral medications

Note: The MS in America study was solely funded by Health Union, LLC the publisher of MultipleSclerosis.net. The primary goal of the study was to establish an understanding of the current state and trends of patients affected by Multiple Sclerosis. Health Union, LLC does not manufacture, sell nor market any product to diagnose, prevent, or treat MS or any other disease, but is the creator and publisher of in-depth, condition-specific online communities. Health Union’s communities are always free to users and are supported by transparent advertising and sponsorships.

Written by: Jonathan Simmons | Last reviewed: May 2015.