Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
A nurse or other trained health professional will give you or your child this medicine in a medical facility. This medicine is given through a needle placed in one of your veins. It must be given slowly, so the needle should remain in place for 35 to 60 minutes once a week.
This medicine needs to be given on a fixed schedule. If you miss a dose or forget to use your medicine, call your doctor or pharmacist for instructions.
Portions of this document last updated: Feb. 01, 2023
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