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General Information on Using Streptozocin

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with streptozocin include the following:
 
  • This medication comes in the form of a powder that is mixed with liquid and injected into a vein (an intravenous, or IV, injection). Your healthcare provider will tell you how often you need to receive it.
 
  • Streptozocin is normally given by a trained healthcare provider in a healthcare setting, such as a hospital or clinic.
 
  • Your healthcare provider may give you other medicines to help prevent or lessen certain streptozocin side effects. Make sure you know how you should be taking these other medicines.
 
  • You may receive this medicine as a rapid injection or more slowly over 15 minutes to 6 hours.
 
  • Avoid getting streptozocin on your skin. If contact does occur, immediately wash the area with soap and water.
 
  • If you are unsure about anything related to your dosage or streptozocin dosing in general, please talk to your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
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