antineoplastics side effects

100

What is chemotherapy
The more well known name for drugs that treat cancer

100

What is antiemetics
Phenothiazines are this type of drug:

200

What is for curing, palliation, or prophylaxis
3 main purposes for using antineoplastics

200

What is corticosteroids/glucocorticoids
These drugs act as anti-inflammatories as well as anti-emetics

300

What is prophylaxis
Prevention of cancer in those who are at risk for developing tumors

300

What is morphine
Respiratory depression can be a side effect of taking this medication

400

What is 6
There are how many classes of antineoplastic drugs?

400

What is corticosteroids/glucocorticoids
Cushing's syndrome can be a side effect of taking this drug

500

What are biologic response modifiers
These drugs stimulate the immune system to fight cancer

500

What is nausea and vomiting
Neurokinin receptor antagonists treat for this side effect:

Pharmacology - cancer

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