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Arsenic Trioxide

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Antineoplastic Agent Asadin Adult

Arsenic Trioxide - Handling

How should I handle Arsenic Trioxide safely?

​This is a cytotoxic drug and requires precautions to avoid cytotoxic exposure. This drug will be prepared by the pharmacist in a controlled environment.

Arsenic Trioxide - Storage

How should I store Arsenic Trioxide?

Keep away from children;#Keep in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight;#Store at room temperature;#

How should I dispose of Arsenic Trioxide safely?

​Any unused drug should be disposed as cytotoxic waste or in accordance with local requirements. Please talk to your pharmacist if you have any questions about disposal of this drug.

Arsenic Trioxide - Additional Information

  • Updated on Wednesday, June 12, 2019
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy, Haematology Singapore General Hospital

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

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