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Pre-chemotherapy Medicines

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Pre-chemotherapy Medications Cancer-related

Pre-chemotherapy Medicines - What is it for

Dexamethasone 4mg (10 tablets)

This is an anti-allergic medicine to prevent allergic reactions during chemotherapy infusion.

Take 5 tablets 6 and 12 hours before chemotherapy. Take after food.

Ranitidine 150mg (1 tablet)

This is also an anti-allergic medicine used with Dexamethasone to prevent allergic reactions during chemotherapy infusion.

Take 1 tablet 12 hours before chemotherapy. Take after food.

Pre-chemotherapy Medicines - Side Effects, Precautions, and Contraindications

What side effects can Pre-chemotherapy Medicines cause?

Before taking Pre-chemotherapy Medicines, what precautions must I follow?

What food or medicine must I avoid when I take Pre-chemotherapy Medicines?

Pre-chemotherapy Medicines - Dosage and How to Use

How should Pre-chemotherapy Medicines be used?

What should I do if I miss a dose?

What should I do if I overdose?

Pre-chemotherapy Medicines - Handling and Storage

How should I handle Pre-chemotherapy Medicines safely?

How should I store Pre-chemotherapy Medicines?

Keep away from children;#Keep in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight;#

How should I dispose of Pre-chemotherapy Medicines safely?

Pre-chemotherapy Medicines - Additional Information

​When​ in doubt, contact your pharmacist or physician.

KK WOMEN'S AND CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL 100 BUKIT TIMAH ROAD SINGAPORE 229899​

TEL: 63942147(Oncology Pharmacy), 62934044 (General Line)

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