This medicine, like all medicines used to treat cancer, is very strong. Make sure you understand why you are getting it and what the risks and benefits of treatment are. It is important for you to work closely with your doctor.
You will receive this medicine while you are in a hospital or chemotherapy treatment center.
Your medicine will be given through a tube put into your chest. This is called a central venous catheter.
Before receiving busulfan, you will be given medicines to help prevent vomiting and other side effects.