Drug information provided by: Micromedex
Before receiving this medicine, make sure you understand all the risks and benefits. It is important for you to work closely with your doctor during your treatment.
A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine in a hospital or cancer treatment center. This medicine is given as a shot into a muscle of the buttocks.
For your doctor to properly treat your medical condition, you must receive 2 doses of this medicine. After the last dose, your doctor may want to perform certain tests that are very important.
Your doctor may have special instructions for you to get ready for your treatment. If you have not received such instructions or you do not understand them, check with your doctor ahead of time.