Canterbury DHB


Oral Cytotoxics

Please make sure self-medicating patients taking oral cytotoxics are aware of the side effects, as well as the need for safe handling and administration.

Policies governing all cytotoxic medication, safety, and handling can be found on the Cytotoxic and Biotherapy website.

About this Canterbury DHB document (5730):

Document Owner:

Steve Gibbons and Fiona Stone (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

March 2017

Next Review:

March 2020


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Topic Code: 5730