Revised SPCs: Tecfidera (dimethyl fumarate) gastro-resistant hard capsules (all strengths)

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Publication date:
12 December 2019


SPC revised to state cases of herpes zoster have occurred with dimethyl fumarate. Majority of cases were non-serious; but SPC advises that if herpes zoster occurs, this should be treated and dimethyl fumarate potentially withheld until infection resolves.