When to Avoid Avonex
You should not take Avonex if you are allergic to Avonex, interferon beta-1a, or any inactive components used to make Avonex (including albumin). Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components.
There are a number of situations in which Avonex should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Avonex warnings and precautions that may apply to you.