Multiple Myeloma Information Center
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Get informed and get connected! Velcade Approved for Retreatment in Multiple Myeloma
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Velcade® (bortezomib) for the retreatment of adult patients with multiple myeloma who had previously responded to Velcade therapy and relapsed at least six months following completion of prior Velcade treatment.
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Multiple Myeloma Clinical Trials
06-108 – Randomized Phase 3b Study of Three Treatment Regimens in Subjects with Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma (MM) Who Are Not Considered Candidates for High-Dose Chemotherapy (HDT) and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation (SCT): VELCADE (Bortezomib), Thalidomide, and Dexamethasone (VTD) versus VELCADE and Dexamethasone (VD) versus VELCADE, Melphalan, and Prednisone (VMP) (C05009)
C05009 – Randomized, Phase 3b Study of Three Treatment Regimens in Subjects with Previously Untreated Multiple Myelome Who Are Not Considered Candidates for High-Dose Chemotherapy and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation: VELCADE? (Bortezomib) for Injection, Thalidomide, and Dexamethasone (VTD) versus VELCADE? (Bortezomib) and Dexamethasone (VD) versus VELCADE? (Bortezomib), Melphalan and Prednisone (VMP)
MM03 – PHASE II TRIAL OF ARSENIC TRIOXIDE AND THALIDOMIDE IN THE TREATMENT OF PATIENTS WITH REFRACTORY MULTIPLE MYELOMA