Medicine Overview of Ortez Injection
Uses of Ortez Injection
Side effects of Ortez Injection
Reduced blood platelets, Psychiatric disturbances, Vomiting, Nausea, Loss of appetite, Fever, Anemia, Diarrhoea, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Decreased appetite, Low energy, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Constipation.
How to use Ortez Injection
How Ortez Injection works
In Depth Information on Ortez Injection
Expert advice for Ortez Injection
- 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.
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.
Patients should avoid driving or using machines if they feel fatigue, dizziness, syncope, orthostatic/postural hypotension.