antineoplastic drug

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n antineoplastic drug any of several drugs that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells; all have unpleasant side effects that may include nausea and vomiting and hair loss and suppression of bone marrow function
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NIOSH List of Antineoplastic and Hazardous Drugs in Healthcare Settings.
NIOSH releases update to list of antineoplastic and other hazardous drugs.
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