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Velcade (bortezomib) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Velcade (bortezomib):


multivitamins with minerals ↔ bortezomib

Moderate Drug Interaction

Talk to your doctor before using bortezomib together with multivitamin with minerals. Supplements that contain ascorbic acid, or vitamin C, may reduce the effectiveness of bortezomib in treating your cancer. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.

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Velcade (bortezomib) drug interactions

There are 450 drug interactions with Velcade (bortezomib)

Velcade (bortezomib) disease interactions

There are 6 disease interactions with Velcade (bortezomib) which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.