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Your doctor might treat you with chemotherapy drugs alongside a steroid drug. They may also use a biological therapy. The chemotherapy drugs used to treat myeloma include cyclophosphamide, melphalan (Alkeran), doxorubicin (Adriamycin) and idarubicin (Zavedos).

About chemotherapy

When, where and how you have chemotherapy for myeloma, and the possible side effects.

Chemotherapy drugs

Find out more information on the drugs used for chemotherapy. 

Last reviewed: 
09 Jan 2016

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