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Haematologists

Biosimilars Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What biosimilars are and how they differ from generic drugs
  • Why they are being considered/approved for use
  • Which ones are used for myeloma
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Erythropoietin Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What erythropoietin is and what it does
  • Which patients may be treated with it and how it is administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
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Growth Factors Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What growth factors are and why they are needed in myeloma
  • How and when they are administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Plasmapheresis Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What plasmapheresis is and how it is performed
  • Who might benefit from it
  • The possible risks and complications associated with the treatment
Download

Radiotherapy Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What radiotherapy is
  • How it is used to treat myeloma and how it is administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Steroids Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What steroids are and which types are give to myeloma patients
  • How they are used and how they are administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with them

 

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Velcade and myeloma Infoguide

This Infoguide is written for patients. It aims to:

  • Provide information about Velcade as a treatment for myeloma
  • Explain the possible side-effects associated with it
  • Help patients make informed decisions about their treatment options
Download

Nurses

Biosimilars Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What biosimilars are and how they differ from generic drugs
  • Why they are being considered/approved for use
  • Which ones are used for myeloma
Download

Erythropoietin Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What erythropoietin is and what it does
  • Which patients may be treated with it and how it is administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Growth Factors Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What growth factors are and why they are needed in myeloma
  • How and when they are administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Plasmapheresis Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What plasmapheresis is and how it is performed
  • Who might benefit from it
  • The possible risks and complications associated with the treatment
Download

Radiotherapy Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What radiotherapy is
  • How it is used to treat myeloma and how it is administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Steroids Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What steroids are and which types are give to myeloma patients
  • How they are used and how they are administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with them

 

Download

Velcade and myeloma Infoguide

This Infoguide is written for patients. It aims to:

  • Provide information about Velcade as a treatment for myeloma
  • Explain the possible side-effects associated with it
  • Help patients make informed decisions about their treatment options
Download

GPs

Biosimilars Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What biosimilars are and how they differ from generic drugs
  • Why they are being considered/approved for use
  • Which ones are used for myeloma
Download

Erythropoietin Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What erythropoietin is and what it does
  • Which patients may be treated with it and how it is administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Growth Factors Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What growth factors are and why they are needed in myeloma
  • How and when they are administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Plasmapheresis Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What plasmapheresis is and how it is performed
  • Who might benefit from it
  • The possible risks and complications associated with the treatment
Download

Radiotherapy Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What radiotherapy is
  • How it is used to treat myeloma and how it is administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with it
Download

Steroids Infosheet

This Infosheet is written for patients and explains:

  • What steroids are and which types are give to myeloma patients
  • How they are used and how they are administered
  • The possible side-effects associated with them

 

Download

Velcade and myeloma Infoguide

This Infoguide is written for patients. It aims to:

  • Provide information about Velcade as a treatment for myeloma
  • Explain the possible side-effects associated with it
  • Help patients make informed decisions about their treatment options
Download