Part of the IMF's Understanding series, this booklet covers the basics, including: What is VELCADE? How does it work? How is VELCADE given? How is it used in clinical practice today? What are the side effects?
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There is a fresh new look for the IMF’s 'Understanding' series of publications. Making information on myeloma treatments available in a format that is easy to read and understand is an ongoing commitment for the IMF. First to carry the new design is our latest publication, ‘Understanding Velcade® (bortezomib) for Injection.
This booklet has been developed to help you learn more about VELCADE® (bortezomib). After reading this booklet, you should know:
What is VELCADE?
How does it work?
How is VELCADE given?
How is it used in clinical practice today?
What are the side effects?
This booklet is meant to provide you with general information only. It is not meant to replace the advice of your doctor or nurse. Your doctor or nurse can answer questions related to your specific treatment plan.