Treating relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS). Copaxone is a polypeptide mixture. How Copaxone works is not fully understood. However, it is thought to act by changing immune processes responsible for the effects of MS.
Copaxone (glatiramer) is an immunomodulator used to treat multiple sclerosis (MS). The prescription drug helps to prevent relapses of MS but does not reduce the progression of the disease. The drug is made up of four amino acids or proteins that target the immune system. Currently, there is no generic form available.