Category: Chemo

Fosaprepitant (Emend)

Fosaprepitant (Emend) Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting EMEND IV, in combination with other medicines, is used to prevent nausea (feeling sick) and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy. EMEND IV belongs to a group of medicines...

Dexamethasone IV

Dexamethasone Dexamethasone Injection Description Dexamethasone sodium phosphate injection USP is a sterile, clear, colorless solution, free from visible particles and a water-soluble inorganic ester of dexamethasone which produces a rapid response even when injected intramuscularly....

Palonosetron (Aloxi)

Palonosetron (Aloxi) ALOXI (palonosetron HCI) injection is an anti-nausea medication that may help prevent CINV when you take chemotherapy. ALOXI is given as a single injection, often given through the same intravenous (IV) line as...

Folfox

FOLOFOX is the name of my chemo treatment plan most commonly used for Colon Cancer. It breaks down roughly into the following medications: FOL = Leucovorin Calcium (Folinic Acid) F = Fluorouracil OX = Oxaliplatin