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You may be facing uncertainties with an ALS diagnosis. You could be considering ALS treatment with RADICAVA® (edaravone). Or maybe you need answers about caring for a loved one with ALS. Now you can speak with someone who specializes in helping people learn about ALS and how RADICAVA® may help.

Call 1-855-457-6968 toll-free to talk with your ALS JourneyMate today.

Be sure to talk to your doctor about all diagnosis, medical advice, treatment decisions, or any concerns you may have with RADICAVA®.
This program is offered only to adults with ALS or their caregivers who are US residents.

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ALS Education and Resources brochure
"After a Diagnosis of ALS, What's Next? A Guide to Living With ALS and Navigating the Ways Ahead"
Exploring RADICAVA® (edaravone) brochure
"Considering RADICAVA® (edaravone) Your Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Treatment"

Sharing knowledge that can make a difference

Your ALS JourneyMate is uniquely trained to talk with you and provide resources to help you learn about:

  • How the ALS treatment RADICAVA® has been shown to help patients with ALS
  • RADICAVA® infusion schedules and working with your treatment team to fit infusions into your life
  • Accessing RADICAVA® if you’re a veteran with ALS
  • Understanding what ALS is, early symptoms of ALS, the diagnosis process, and ALS progression
  • Moving forward after diagnosis and how care team members may help
  • Support and resources for caregivers of loved ones with ALS
  • How to find an ALS provider in your area

Your ALS JourneyMate offers information organized for easier understanding

They listen to you and share helpful information while explaining it all in easy-to-understand ways.

Your ALS JourneyMate is here to share knowledge so you can work with your doctor and make the decisions you both feel are truly right for you.

Providing resources that match your needs

After every call, your ALS JourneyMate can email resources to you or send printed materials to you by mail.

You can decide which resources are right for you. Your ALS JourneyMate may help you understand ALS and progression, focus on moving forward after your diagnosis, and more.

If you have more questions after reviewing the materials, you can call your ALS JourneyMate whenever you want to talk again.

I understand callers are going through a difficult time. So it is important that I make them feel comfortable from the moment I say Hello.

—Your ALS JourneyMate

This program is offered only to adults with ALS or their caregivers who are US residents.

The ALS JourneyMate™ discusses basic information about Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. products and does not take the place of your doctor. Be sure to talk to your doctor about all treatment-related questions, as your doctor is the best person to help you decide if treatment is right for you. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. If you need to report an adverse event or product complaint, please call 1-888-292-0058.

Reference: 1. Data on file. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc.

Important Safety Information

Before you receive Radicava® (edaravone), tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

  • have asthma.
  • are allergic to other medicines.
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if Radicava® will harm your unborn baby.
  • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if Radicava® passes into your breastmilk. You and your healthcare provider should decide if you will receive Radicava® or breastfeed.

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 Radicava®?

  • Radicava® may cause serious side effects, including hypersensitivity (allergic) reactions and sulfite allergic reactions.
  • Hypersensitivity reactions have happened in people receiving Radicava® and can happen after your infusion is finished.
  • Radicava® contains sodium bisulfite, a sulfite that may cause a type of allergic reaction that can be serious and life-threatening. Sodium bisulfite can also cause less severe asthma episodes in certain people. Sulfite sensitivity can happen more often in people who have asthma than in people who do not have asthma.
  • Tell your healthcare provider right away or go to the nearest emergency room if you have any of the following symptoms: hives; swelling of the lips, tongue, or face; fainting; breathing problems; wheezing; trouble swallowing; dizziness; itching; or an asthma attack (in people with asthma).
  • Your healthcare provider will monitor you during treatment to watch for signs and symptoms of all the serious side effects.

The most common side effects of Radicava® include bruising (contusion), problems walking (gait disturbance), and headache.

These are not all the possible side effects of Radicava®. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. at 1-888-292-0058 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or


Radicava® is indicated for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Please see full Prescribing Information and Patient Information.

For more information about RADICAVA®, call 1-844-772-4548.