Medications for fatigue caused by multiple sclerosis

Medications used to treat fatigue caused by multiple sclerosis (MS) include:

  • Amantadine (Symmetrel). This medication generally has few side effects. When they do occur, they may include dry mouth, blurred vision, urinary retention, fluid retention, and rash.
  • Fluoxetine (Prozac). This antidepressant may help reduce fatigue in some people with MS.

Last Updated: February 18, 2010

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