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Home Care After IV Cytoxan (5345)

Home Care After IV Cytoxan (5345) - Clinical Hub, Patient Education, Health and Nutrition Facts For You, Pediatrics, Parenting


Home Care after IV Cytoxan

ξ For the next 24 hours, have your child urinate every 2 hours while awake and every 4
hours while sleeping.

ξ Give your child plenty of fluids for the next 24 hours.

ξ Ondansetron _____ mg can be given every 8 hours, as needed, for nausea.

ξ Call the doctor if your child has any significant vomiting or visible blood in the urine.

ξ In 10-14 days, have your local doctor do the following laboratory tests: a CBC with
differential and platelets. Have the results faxed to (608) 263-6210, Attention:
Pediatric Renal.

ξ Your next appointment for IV Cytoxan will be .

ξ If you have any questions, please call Pediatric Specialties Clinic at (608) 263-6420.

ξ After hours or if you live out of the area please call 1-800-323-8942.

Your health care team may have given you this information as part of your care. If so, please use it and call if
you have any questions. If this information was not given to you as part of your care, please check with your
doctor. This is not medical advice. This is not to be used for diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition.
Because each person’s health needs are different, you should talk with your doctor or others on your health care
team when using this information. If you have an emergency, please call 911. Copyright © 1/2016 University of
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