Drug information provided by: IBM 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 medical facility. It is given through a needle placed into one of your veins. It must be given slowly, so the needle will have to stay in place for at least 30 minutes. It is usually given every 3 weeks.
This medicine should come with a patient information leaflet. Read and follow the instructions carefully. Ask your doctor if you have questions.
You may receive other medicines (eg, dexamethasone) before starting treatment with this medicine.