Medicine : Velcade (1mg)

Name:Velcade (1mg)
Manufacturer:Johnson & Johnson Ltd
Generic Use:Bortezomib
Composition:Bortezomib(1 Mg)
Substitutes:velcade (1mg)

Generic ( Bortezomib )

Typical use Of Bortezomib :For Treatment Of Multiple Myeloma In Patients Who Have Not Been Successfully Treated With At Least Two Previous Therapies.
Mechanism of action of Bortezomib :Bortezomib Is A Potent Inhibitor Of 26S Proteasome, Which Sensitizes Activity In Dividing Multiple Myeloma And Leukemic Cells, Thus Inducing Apoptosis.
Drug Interaction of Bortezomib :Bortezomib Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Clopidogrel, Etravirine, Telithromycin, Ticlopidine, Voriconazole. Alwaysconsult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Bortezomib :Pyrexia, GI Disturbances, Anorexia, Dehydration, Peripheral Neuropathy, Thrombocytopenia, Neutropenia, Anaemia, Hypotension, Cardiac Disorders, Bone And Body Pain, Cough, Dyspnoea, Rash, Oedema, Hypersensitivity Reactions.


How Bortezomib will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Bortezomib will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Bortezomib

No Studies Found