Product Name: Bortiad Injection
Generic Name : Bortezomib Injection IP2mg
Manufacturer : Adley
This medication is a cancer chemotherapy drugused to treat certain types of tumors (e.g., multiple myeloma). It blocks certain proteins which helps to slow thegrowth and spread of the cancer
HOW TO USE:
This medication is given by injection intoa vein or under the skin by a healthcare professional. If you are receivingthis medication under the skin, make sure that the injection site is changed eachtime to lessen injury under the skin. The dosage is based on your body size,medical condition, and response to therapy.It is important to drink plenty offluids while you are being treated with this drug to prevent becomingdehydrated. Read the Patient Information Leaflet that comes with this drug, andconsult your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.
Dizziness, lightheadedness, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhea, constipation, tiredness, weakness, blurredvision, or pain/rednessat injection site may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notifyyour doctor or pharmacist promptly.Remember that your doctor has prescribedthis medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greaterthan the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not haveserious side effects.This medication can lower your body's ability to fight aninfection. Notify your doctor promptly if you develop any signs of an infectionsuch as fever, chills, or persistent sore throat.
Before using this medication, tell yourdoctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such asboron, mannitol), which can causeallergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for moredetails.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist yourmedical history, especially of: nerve sensation problems (e.g.,peripheral neuropathy), heartdisease, low blood pressure, loss of body fluids (dehydration), diabetes, liverdisease, severe kidney disease, certain viral infection (herpes, shingles).Tominimize dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a seatedor lying position.
Drug interactions maychange how your medications work or increase your risk for serious sideeffects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep alist of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctorand pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicineswithout your doctor's approval.