About OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab)

What is ocrelizumab

Ocrelizumab is a prescription medicine used to treat adults with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (relapsing MS [RMS]) and for primary progressive MS (PPMS). It is given as an intravenous infusion once every 6 months.

Ocrelizumab has been proven to be effective for the treatment of relapsing MS in 2 large, identical clinical studies against REBIF (which is an active treatment currently approved for RMS). Ocrelizumab is also the first approved treatment for PPMS.

Is ocrelizumab safe to use during pregnancy?

It is not known if ocrelizumab will harm an unborn baby, as ocrelizumab has not been studied in pregnant women. Please speak with your healthcare provider if you have any questions about ocrelizumab and pregnancy. The goal of the OCREVUS Pregnancy Registry is to monitor if the use of ocrelizumab might affect women’s pregnancies and their babies. Because of this registry, other pregnant women who are exposed to ocrelizumab in the future may have more information about how their pregnancies and babies may or may not be affected.

Important Safety Information and Indications


OCREVUS is a prescription medicine used to treat adults with

It is not known if OCREVUS is safe or effective in children.

Who should not receive OCREVUS?

Do not receive OCREVUS if you have an active hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.

Do not receive OCREVUS if you have had a life threatening allergic reaction to OCREVUS. Tell your healthcare provider if you have had an allergic reaction to OCREVUS or any of its ingredients in the past.

What is the most important information I should know about OCREVUS?

OCREVUS can cause serious side effects, including:

These infusion reactions can happen for up to 24 hours after your infusion. It is important that you call your healthcare provider right away if you get any of the signs or symptoms listed above after each infusion.

If you get infusion reactions, your healthcare provider may need to stop or slow down the rate of your infusion.

Before receiving OCREVUS, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

What are the possible side effects of OCREVUS?

OCREVUS may cause serious side effects, including:

Most common side effects include infusion reactions and infections.

These are not all the possible side effects of OCREVUS.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, go to www.OCREVUS.com or call 1-844-627-3887.

For the most updated safety information, please see the full Prescribing Information  and Medication Guide.

How do I participate?

Fill out the contact form to have a registry representative contact you with more information on the registry

Call the registry's toll-free number 1 (833) 872-4370 and speak to a registry representative

Ask your healthcare provider to help you complete the contact form

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