Bortezomib
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Bortezomib?

(bore TEZ oh mib)

• This medicine is used to treat multiple myeloma.

• This medicine is used to treat lymphoma.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have diabetes, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have high blood pressure, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Do not take St John's wort with this medicine. It may make this medicine less effective.

• Avoid grapefruit and grapefruit juice.

• Avoid multivitamins, natural products, and dietary supplements that contain additional vitamin C.

• Avoid green tea and green tea extracts.

• Use birth control that you can trust to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine.

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