Proper Use

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine in a hospital. This medicine is given through a needle placed in one of your veins.

Tell your doctor or nurse right away if you develop pain or swelling at the site where the needle is placed.

Your doctor will give you a few doses of this medicine until your condition improves, and then switch you to an oral medicine that works the same way. If you have any concerns about this, talk to your doctor.