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Of interest is Chemotherapies

The following link directly to the corresponding factsheet on Cancer Bacup's own website. This is the same information provided to patients by the pharmacy teams at Monklands, Wishaw General and Hairmyres Hospitals.

  • Bleomycin
  • Busulphan
  • Capecitabine
  • Carboplatin
  • Carmustine
  • Chlorambucil
  • Cisplatin
  • Crisantaspase
  • Cyclophosphamide
  • Cytarabine
  • Dacarbazine
  • Daunorubicin
  • Doxorubicin
  • Epirubicin
  • Etoposide
  • Fludarabine
  • Gemcitabine
  • Hydroxyurea
  • Idarubicin
  • Irinotecan
  • Liposomal Doxorubicin
  • Melphalan
  • Mercaptopurine
  • Methotrexate
  • Mitomycin
  • Mitozantrone
  • Oxaliplatin
  • Procarbazine
  • Steroids
  • Taxol
  • Taxotere
  • Taxotere - the TACT trial
  • Thioguanine
  • Thiotepa
  • Tomudex
  • Topotecan
  • UFT (Uracil-tegufur)
  • Vinblastine
  • Vincristine
  • Vinorelbine



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