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Brentuximab Vedotin Dosage

General Information on Receiving Brentuximab Vedotin

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with brentuximab vedotin include the following:
 
  • This medicine is given as a slow injection into a vein (known as an intravenous, or IV, infusion) every three weeks. 
  • The brentuximab vedotin injection is given over a 30-minute period. It will be given by a healthcare provider in a healthcare setting, such as a hospital or clinic.
  • Your healthcare provider may give you other medicines to take prior to your injection.
  • Brentuximab vedotin should be inspected before use, and should not be given if the medicine contains particles or is discolored.
  • For the medication to work properly, it must be used as prescribed. It is important to keep your appointment to receive your dose.
  • If you are unsure about anything related to your brentuximab vedotin dosage, please talk to your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
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