- Anaphylactic-like reactions to oxaliplatin have been reported, and may occur within minutes of oxaliplatin administration. Epinephrine, corticosteroids, and antihistamines have been employed to alleviate symptoms
Qualified Physician/Equipped Facility (Injection Only):
- Oxaliplatin injection should be administered under the supervision of a qualified physician experienced in the use of cancer chemotherapeutic agents.
- Appropriate management of therapy and complications is possible only when adequate diagnostic and treatment facilities are readily available.
MONITORING RECOMMENDATIONS RELATED TO BLACK BOX DATA
- Epinephrine, corticosteroids, and antihistamines have been employed to alleviate symptoms.
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