The term cytotoxic drug is used to refer to all drugs with direct anti-tumour activity including anti-cancer drugs, monoclonal antibodies, partially targeted treatments and immunosuppressive drugs.
NOTE: We review our guidelines regularly and this guideline is now past its review date. The content of the guideline below may not reflect the most recent evidence based practice. Please use with caution.
The Rheumatology department at Great Ormond Street Hospital uses the British Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology (BSPAR) guidelines on the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in paediatric rheumatology.