First monthly checkup

I went to see my MS nurse yesterday for my first check-up after treatment, and to kick off my monthly monitoring. Continue reading “First monthly checkup”


Round 1 – Day 4

10.30am – no steroids today so I had my antivirals and paracetemol at home and got to hospital for 9am. (No need to rush in as the alemtuzumab isn’t available until the hospital pharmacy opens at 9am…) Plugged in with antihistamine and alemtuzumab by 10am. Two goes to get the cannula in again, on my left hand today as the right hand is already covered in holes and bruises. 😦

It would be fair to say that the theme of the day has been Continue reading “Round 1 – Day 4”

Quick update

The MS nurse called me back to confirm the antibiotics definitely start two weeks before alemtuzumab, despite what it said in my letter… Ho hum. Different hospitals seem to have different protocols but from what I can gather it doesn’t matter a lot, so I will obediently begin on Monday. It’s all getting a bit real!