The following links may provide valuable information for you and your family with regard to drugs and medication. While we provide these links as a convenience to you, we do not screen them for content and do not approve, support or attest to the accuracy or completeness of these sites.
BCCA Drug Manual
This site, sponsored by the British Columbia Cancer Agency (BCCA), has a large number of detailed monographs of chemotherapy and other cancer drugs, with much useful information for patient education.
Chemotherapy Drug Reference (OncoLink)
This site is a comprehensive listing of the most commonly used chemotherapy agents. This reference guide includes information on how each drug is given, how they work, and common side effects patients may experience.
Medline Plus Drug Guide
This database features an alphabetical list of prescription drugs, supplements, and herbal medications derived from the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and includes indications and side effects.
Sponsored by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHSP), this site lists consumer-specific information about prescription drugs, listed by generic or tradenames.