Help Your Patients Get Started on TECFIDERA

Routine steps for starting and continuing therapy1

One standard blood draw
to start
Complete blood count (CBC) with lymphocyte count
Liver tests

(serum aminotransferase, alkaline phosphatase, and total bilirubin)

Same standard blood draw
to continue
CBC with lymphocyte count
at 6 months, every 6 to 12 months
thereafter, and as clinically indicated
Repeat liver tests as
clinically indicated

Supporting your patients from the start

Patient Website

At, patients will find videos and interactive information about TECFIDERA, as well as discussion guides to help facilitate a productive patient-physician dialogue. Patients can also search and register for local events where they can connect with other people living with relapsing forms of MS.

Patient Information Brochure

An easy-to-read review of what to expect on TECFIDERA. It includes information on:

  • Taking TECFIDERA
  • Adverse events
  • Patient support

Request a brochure from your TECFIDERA sales representative or download the brochure now to familiarize yourself with the content.

Welcome Kit

Delivered to patients once you’ve prescribed TECFIDERA. Each kit includes a welcome brochure with tips to help your patients start and stay on TECFIDERA and get the most out of treatment.

TecTrack™ App

The TecTrack™ app helps patients remember to take their medication and is available for download on the App Store or Google Play.

Biogen Support Services are here to help your patients get started on treatment and provide additional support throughout their time on a Biogen therapy. The Biogen team can be a resource for patients when they have questions about treatment.

Learn more about support services for patients

Fill out a Start Form to help your patients get the support they need.

QuickStart can help patients start TECFIDERA without insurance delays

Biogen Nurse Educators are available by phone 24/7 to help manage common side effects