Warnings:

This medication may cause serious eye problems. Changes to the surface of your eye can lead to dry/itchy eyes, ulcer, or vision changes (such as blurred/decreased vision). Your doctor will have you do eye exams before starting this medication and while you are using it. To help prevent dry eyes, use preservative-free lubricant eye drops at least 4 times a day as directed. Avoid wearing contact lenses during treatment with this medication unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Tell your doctor right away if you have any vision changes or eye problems during treatment with this medication.

For patients to receive this medication, all doctors, pharmacists, and patients must agree to, understand, and carefully follow the requirements of the BLENREP REMS Program. These requirements apply in the United States. If you live in Canada or any other country, consult your doctor and pharmacist for your country's regulations.

Warnings:

This medication may cause serious eye problems. Changes to the surface of your eye can lead to dry/itchy eyes, ulcer, or vision changes (such as blurred/decreased vision). Your doctor will have you do eye exams before starting this medication and while you are using it. To help prevent dry eyes, use preservative-free lubricant eye drops at least 4 times a day as directed. Avoid wearing contact lenses during treatment with this medication unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Tell your doctor right away if you have any vision changes or eye problems during treatment with this medication.

For patients to receive this medication, all doctors, pharmacists, and patients must agree to, understand, and carefully follow the requirements of the BLENREP REMS Program. These requirements apply in the United States. If you live in Canada or any other country, consult your doctor and pharmacist for your country's regulations.

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Uses

This medication is used to treat a certain type of cancer (multiple myeloma). Belantamab mafodotin belongs to a class of drugs known as monoclonal antibodies. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.

How to use

See also Warning section.

Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before you start using belantamab mafodotin and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

This medication is given by injection into a vein as directed by your doctor, usually every 3 weeks. The injection is given by a health care professional, usually over about 30 minutes.

Belantamab mafodotin may commonly cause injection reactions. Your doctor may prescribe other medications before each dose to help prevent side effects. Carefully follow your doctor's directions for all your medications. Tell your doctor right away if you have any symptoms during your injection such as nausea, chills, flushing, shortness of breath, dizziness, weakness, or fast heartbeat.

The dosage is based on your medical condition, weight, and response to treatment.

Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, mark the days on the calendar when you need to receive this medication.

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