Long-term, Prospective,Multinational, Parallel-cohort Study Monitoring Safety in Patients With MS Newly Started With Fingolimod Once Daily or Treated With Another Approved Disease-modifying Therapy

Inclusion Criteria:

Patients that as part of their routine clinical care and according to the locally approved label, are either;
Starting fingolimod at time of study entry.
Starting another approved DMT or started within maximum 6 months prior to study entry.
Patients, or a able legal representative of the patient, who are willing to provide written informed consent.
Fingolimod patients will constitute the fingolimod cohort while patients with the other DMT will constitute the parallel cohort

Exclusion Criteria:

Patients previously or currently treated with a cytotoxic agent (e.g. mitoxantrone, cladribine, alemtuzumab) or natalizumab
Patients participating simultaneously in another study with inclusion/exclusion criteria more restrictive than the label or an interventional study unless this is a study on fingolimod lasting 1 month maximum
Phase IV
Multiple Sclerosis
Hui-Juan Zhang, M.D.
Vikki Otero
  • Kadlec Neuroscience Center
  • Kadlec Research