Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
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. The medicine must be injected slowly, so your IV tube will need to stay in place for over 1 to 2 hours.
You will usually receive a starting dose of this medicine, followed by a second dose one week later. Then 2 weeks after your second dose, you will receive this medicine every 2 weeks.
You may receive vaccines against bacterial infections at least 2 weeks before receiving this medicine. You may also receive additional vaccines during treatment with this medicine.
This medicine should come with a Medication Guide. Read and follow these instructions carefully. Ask your doctor if you have questions.
Call your doctor or pharmacist for instructions.
Portions of this document last updated: March 01, 2023