Steroids for active myeloma

Steroids can be used to help destroy myeloma cells and make chemotherapy and targeted therapies work better.

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Making treatment decisions

Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. Having the right information will help you make the right decision for you.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat many different types of cancer. It is most commonly given as an injection into a vein or as tablets or capsules.

Symptom control

There are several ways of easing the symptoms of myeloma, so it is important to let your doctor know if you are having any problems.

Clinical trials

Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.

Life after cancer treatment

You might be thinking about how to get back to normal following treatment. Find advice, information and support about coping with and after cancer.