Cancer chemotherapy update: Weekly fluorouracil and leucovorin as adjuvant therapy for early stage colon cancer or primary therapy for advanced colorectal cancer

James Waddell, Jr Solimando

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Abstract

The increasing complexity of cancer chemotherapy makes it mandatory that pharmacists be familiar with these highly toxic agents. This column reviews various issues related to the preparation, dispensing, and administration of cancer chemotherapy, both commercially available and investigational.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)243-249
Number of pages7
JournalHospital Pharmacy
Volume36
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001
Externally publishedYes

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Chemotherapy
Leucovorin
Fluorouracil
Colonic Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
Poisons
Pharmacists
Neoplasms
Therapeutics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacy
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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