Sources of drug information
The following websites provide information about specific chemotherapy, biological therapy, hormonal therapy or other drugs, including doses, side effects, possible precautions and more. These information sheets may not contain all known information about a drug. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse to find out more about a particular drug.
Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) drug formulary
British Columbia Cancer Agency (BCCA) cancer drug manual
Information is available in English with some patient handouts available in Chinese and Punjabi.
Cancer Care Nova Scotia (CCNS) drug therapy information
Information is available in English.
Making progress in the cancer fight
The 5-year cancer survival rate has increased from 25% in the 1940s to 60% today.