The Group Lead is: Sally Coutts, Cancer Pharmacist, Thames Valley.

The next group meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 7th March 2018, 14:00-16:00. Venue: Magdalen Centre, Oxford Science Park, OX4 4GA

The last Chemotherapy Group Meeting was held on Wednesday 18th October 2017. The minutes will be published shortly.


It has been agreed by the Thames Valley Acute Oncology Provider Based Delivery Group and the Chemotherapy Provider Based Delivery Group that the following guidelines should be adopted throughout the Thames Valley.

Dose Bands

Cancer Chemotherapy Dose Bands

Please use the table below to access the Dose Bands for Chemotherapy Drugs.

AfliberceptCyclophospamide syringeIrinotecanStreptozocin
AmsacrineCytarabine high dose (>410mg/m2)MelphalanTemozolomide
Arsenic trioxideCytarabine low dose (<410mg/m2)MesnaThiotepa
AzacitidineDacarbazineMethotrexate (100% dose >900mg)Topotecan
BendamustineDaunorubicinMethotrexate (100% dose <300mg)Trastuzumab
BevacizumabDaunorubicin liposomalMethotrexate (100% dose 300-900mg) Trastuzumab emantadine
Bortezomib IVDocetaxelMitomycin Treosulfan
Bortezomib SCDoxorubicinMitoxantrone Vinblastine
BrentuximabDoxorubicin liposomalNelarabineVincristine
CapecitabineEtopophosPaclitaxel Vinorelbine
CarboplatinEtoposidePaclitaxel albumin bound
CetuximabFluorouracil infusionPembrolizumab
CisplatinFluorouracil syringePemetrexed
Cladribine (Leustat)GemcitabinePentostatin
Cladribine (Litak)IdarubicinRamucirumab
Cyclophosphamide infusionIpilimumabRomidepsin

Chemotherapy Trial Specific Dose Banding

Chemotherapy Guidelines

Chemotherapy Non-Network Approved Regimens

Aria User Guides

SACT Guidance

Clinical Trials

For further information please contact us.