125. Your patient is receiving oxaliplatin. He is instructed to avoid cold fluids during therapy and for 5 days after therapy. He also wears gloves and a scarf and covers his mouth when breathing cold air such as when opening a refrigerator. These precautions are useful to avoid which of the following complications of oxaliplatin?
- Pharyngolaryngeal dysesthesia
- Acute neurotoxicity
- Nausea and vomiting
126. When administering capecitabine (Xeloda) to a patient who is also taking warfarin, it is important to frequently monitor the international normalized ratio (INR) or prothrombin time (PT). What is the nature of this drug interaction?
- Capecitabine interferes with the metabolism of warfarin in the liver.
- Capecitabine ...