and Its Heritage

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BETASERON® (interferon beta-1b) is a prescription medicine used to reduce the number of relapses in people with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS). This includes people who have had their first symptoms of multiple sclerosis and have an MRI consistent with multiple sclerosis. BETASERON will not cure MS but may decrease the number of flare-ups of the disease.

How RRMS Happens

Although the exact cause is unknown, RRMS is thought to be an autoimmune disease in which some T cells (one type of immune cell) mistakenly attack the central nervous system (CNS)—the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves9,10

What is BETASERON® (interferon beta-1b)?

BETASERON is a prescription medicine used to reduce the number of relapses in people with relapsing forms of MS. This includes people who have had their first symptoms of MS and have an MRI consistent with MS. BETASERON is similar to certain interferon proteins that are produced in the body. It will not cure MS but may decrease the number of flare-ups of the disease4
Ingredients, BETASERON® (interferon beta-1b)


Active: interferon beta-1b4

Inactive: albumin (human), mannitol; Diluent contains sodium chloride solution4

Dosing recommendation

The recommended starting dose of BETASERON is:
BETASERON® (interferon beta-1b) dosing
0.25 mL
subcutaneously every other day4
With dose increases over a 6-week period to the recommended dose of:
1 mL
subcutaneously every other day4
You may be started on a lower dose when you first start BETASERON. You should not change your dose without talking to your doctor.

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Efficacy Results

BETASERON® (interferon beta-1b) can help

Efficacy Results

In patients with clinically isolated syndrome (CIS), BETASERON is PROVEN to
In patients living with RRMS, BETASERON is PROVEN to
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Understand Safety

It's important to know the possible risks and benefits of BETASERON. Make sure you talk to your doctor to understand which possible side effects are more serious than others, as well as those that are more common.

Important Safety Information (cont'd)


Do not take BETASERON (interferon beta-1b) if you are allergic to interferon beta-1b, to another interferon beta, to human albumin, or mannitol.

BETASERON can cause serious side effects, including:

Liver Problems Including Liver Failure. Symptoms of liver problems may include yellowing of your eyes, itchy skin, feeling very tired, flu-like symptoms, nausea or vomiting, bruising easily or bleeding problems. Your healthcare provider will do blood tests to check for these problems while you take BETASERON.

Our Heritage

  • BETASERON®'s (interferon beta-1b) heritage
    BETASERON, the first disease-modifying therapy approved to treat RRMS2
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    BETAPLUS Launch
    Launch of the first MS patient support program now known as BETAPLUS
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    24/7/365 Support
    BETAPLUS support offers nurse support 24/7/365
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    FDA Approval:
    Fridge-FREE Formula
    Refrigeration-FREE formulation for BETASERON
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    FDA Approval:
    Expanded Indication
    BETASERON approved for patients who have experienced a first clinical episode and have MRI features consistent with MS
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    FDA Approval:
    A Thin needle
    BETASERON offers one of the thinnest needles in RRMS (30-gauge)
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    myBETAapp™ Launch
    Launch of myBETAapp™, an RRMS injection-tracker app
  • BETASERON®’s heritage
    FDA Approval:
    The first electronic autoinjector for an injectable MS therapy
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