Chemotherapy (chemo) is the use of drugs to destroy or control cancer cells. These drugs can be taken by mouth or given in a vein or a muscle. They enter the bloodstream and reach all areas of the body, making this treatment useful for cancers such as multiple myeloma that often spread widely.
Many different types of drugs are used to treat multiple myeloma.Traditional chemo
Chemo drugs that may be used to treat multiple myeloma include
Combinations of these drugs are more effective than any single drug. Often these drugs are combined with other types of drugs like corticosteroids or immuno modulating agents (drugs that will change the patient’s immune response).
|Strength||3. 0 mg|
|Type||injection for lymphoma|
3. 0 mg
injection for lymphoma
|Packaging Size||4 tablets|
|Dose/Strength||As Per Physician|
It alters the cycle of bone formation and breakdown in the body. Alendronate slows bone loss while increasing bone mass, which may prevent bone fractures. Fosamax is used in women to treat or prevent osteoporosis that is caused by menopause and in men and women to treat osteoporosis caused by taking steroids.