Uses

This medication is used for combination treatment of a certain type of cancer (multiple myeloma). Melphalan flufenamide belongs to a class of drugs known as alkylating agents. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.Melphalan flufenamide is not for use to prepare for transplant.

How to use Pepaxto 20 Mg Intravenous Solution Alkylating Agents

Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start using melphalan flufenamide and each time you receive this medication. 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 on day 1 of each 28-day cycle. The injection is given by a health care professional, usually over 30 minutes. The dosage and treatment schedule are based on your medical condition, lab tests, and response to treatment.

You should receive this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, mark your calendar with a reminder.

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