Bortemap 2 mg Injection

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Overview

Uses of Bortemap Injection

Bortemap 2 mg Injection is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma and mantle-cell lymphoma.

Bortemap Injection side effects

Common
  • Low blood platelets
  • Fatigue
  • Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand)
  • Psychiatric disturbances
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fever
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Decreased appetite
  • Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  • Constipation

How to use Bortemap Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Bortemap Injection works

Bortemap 2 mg Injection is an anti-cancer medication. It works by blocking or slowing the breakdown of proteins in cells. As a result, there is an increase in a number of proteins in the cancer cells leading to their death.

Bortemap Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Bortemap 2 mg Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
UNSAFE
Bortemap 2 mg Injection is unsafe to use during lactation. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breastfeeding is not advisable.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Bortemap 2 mg Injection might cause tiredness, dizziness, fainting, or blurred vision which may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Bortemap 2 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Bortemap 2 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Bortemap 2 mg Injection in these patients.
Liver
CAUTION
Bortemap 2 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Bortemap 2 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Bortemap Injection?

If you miss a dose of Bortemap 2 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Before taking bortezomib, consult your doctor if you have any of the following disease conditions: disease of liver, kidney, heart or infections like fever with rash or genital sores, diabetes, low number of red or white blood cells or bleeding problems.
  • Drink plenty of fluids every day during your treatment with bortezomib.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Consult your doctor if you have signs of serious brain infection such as memory loss, trouble in thinking, difficulty with walking or loss of vision.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking bortezomib as it may cause tiredness, dizziness, fainting or blurred vision.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Bortemap

Report shows higher esr value what should i do.
Dr. Priyanka Shekhar
Pathologist
A very high ESR usually has an obvious cause, such as a severe infection, marked by an increase in globulins, polymyalgia rheumatica or temporal arteritis. A health practitioner will typically use other follow-up tests, such as blood cultures, depending on the person's symptoms. People with multiple myeloma or Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia (tumors that make large amounts of immunoglobulins) typically have very high ESRs even if they don't have inflammationNeed to correlate clinicallyKindly consult your doctor
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FAQs

Q. Is Bortemap a chemotherapy/hormonal drug/ cytotoxic?
Bortemap is not a hormone. It is a chemotherapy/ cytotoxic drug used in the treatment of cancers including multiple myeloma and mantle cell lymphoma
Q. How does Bortemap work?
Bortemap belongs to the class of drugs called a proteasome inhibitor. It acts by blocking the action of proteasome, and affects the growth of cancerous (actively growing) cells
Q. Is Bortemap FDA approved?
Yes, Bortemap is approved by FDA
Q. Is Bortemap dialyzable?
Yes, Bortemap is dialyzable
Q. Is Bortemap toxic?
Bortemap can cause toxic effects if not given in appropriate dose although not everybody gets them
Q. Does Bortemap cause constipation?
Bortemap may cause side effects such as constipation.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 2nd Nov 2017.
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