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Certain drugs may not be safe to use while undergoing treatment with Velcade, as dangerous interactions can occur. Combining Velcade with products like Plavix, St. John's wort, or vitamin C supplements may decrease the effectiveness of the drug or increase your risk for side effects. Make sure to give your doctor a list of all current medications, vitamins, and supplements you are using.

An Overview of Interactions With Velcade

Velcade® (bortezomib) may react with a number of other products. Some of the drugs that can interact with Velcade include but are not limited to:
  • CYP 3A4 inhibitor medications, such as:
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