Lung Chemotherapy protocols and prescriptions

Blank Chemotherapy Prescriptions

Included are blank chemocare regimen specific prescription files to be used as a part of local Trust contingency plan if the Chemocare Network Systems are not available. Network Chemocare Blank Lung Prescription templates zip folders – Lung blank scripts 1 of 2 and Lung blank scripts 2 of 2 . Last updated 22.12.2017.

Chemotherapy Protocols

The documents below are Northern Cancer Alliance (NCA) approved protocols for the management of patients receiving chemotherapy for Lung Cancers. All prescribing, preparation, dispensing and administration of chemotherapy should be within a framework of safe practice.

DISCLAIMER: The protocols on this website are for local guidance only, their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, please refer the SPC for information on the individual products.  There are a number of protocols that are past their expiry/ review date.   These are retained on the website for information only following requests from local Trusts, they must only be used on the understanding the responsibility for the use lies with local organisation and not NCA.  NCA cannot accept responsibility for the validity of content of any documents that are past the review date.

No Regime Name Valid Until Protocol
L001 Oral vinorelbine March 2021 Download
L002 NP (Cisplatin – vinorelbine) March 2021 Download
L003 CAV (or VAC) (Cyclophosphamide, vincristine & doxorubicin) March 2021 Download
L004 Carboplatin – vinorelbine March 2021 Download
L008 Carboplatin- Etoposide 3 weekly March 2021 Download
L009 Carboplatin & Gemcitabine March 2021 Download
L010 Docetaxel March 2021 Download
L011 Gemcitabine A/W Update
L014 Carboplatin & Paclitaxel March 2021 Download
L015 Oral Topotecan March 2021 Download
L016 Cisplatin – Pemetrexed March 2021 Download
L017 Carboplatin – Pemetrexed March 2021 Download
L018 Erlotinib March 2021 Download
L020 Nintedanib and Docetaxel March 2021 Download
L022 Gefitinib (Iressa) March 2021 Download
L023 Crizotinib in NSCLC March 2021 Download
L024 Afatinib in NSCLC March 2021 Download
L025 Ceritinib March 2021 Download
L026 Osimertinib March 2021 Download
L027 Pembrolizumab first-line March 2021 Download
L028 Nivolumab September 2021 Download
L029 Pemetrexed maintenance March 2021 Download
L030 Alectinib September 2021 Download
S003 Pembrolizumab second-line March 2021 Download
U019 Atezolizumab September 2021 Download
Discontinued documents
L005 MVP (Mitomycin, vinblastine, cisplatin) May 2016
L006 MVCarbo (Mitomycin, vinblastine, carboplatin) May 2016
L007 CEQ4W (Carboplatin – Etoposide 4 weekly) May 2016
L012 Docetaxel & Cisplatin May 2016
L013 Turrisi Cisplatin, Etoposide May 2016