Cytotoxic Chemicals in Chemo Drugs Are Dangerous to Families, Caregivers, and the environment.
Cytotoxic Drugs present serious health hazards and “have been known to cause cancer, reproductive and developmental problems, allergic reactions, and other adverse effects that can be irreversible even after low-level exposures.” Cytotoxic chemo drugs are designed to cure cancer by damaging DNA and killing the cancer cells. One big problem is they also damage the DNA of healthy cells, producing common side effects such as hair loss. Read more… Hospitals and Chemotherapy Treatment Centers go to great lengths to protect employees from the risk of accidental exposure to Cytotoxins.
In fact, extensive safety precautions are used by everyone involved with cytotoxins: from manufacturers and pharmacists to nurses and cleaning staff. Yet still, the danger exists. Read more.
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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) warns that cytotoxic exposure can cause cancer, miscarriage and birth defects:
“Many HD’s (hazardous drugs) are known human carcinogens,for which there is no safe level of exposure. The development of secondary malignancies is a well-documented side effect of chemotherapy treatment.”.
Just like vitamins and many other pharmaceuticals, Cytotoxic Chemo Drugs are excreted in active form, in various levels and lengths of time.Shocking but true, a large majority of chemotherapy patients unwittingly excrete one of the world’s most dangerous chemicals through their urine, feces, and vomit.
Without proper safety equipment, family members, caregivers, and our environment can be exposed to active Cytotoxic Chemicals.As unpleasant as those thoughts may be, the danger to anyone exposed to ANY LEVEL of these chemo drugs is extreme.
It is surprisingly simple to protect loved ones, caregivers and our public water supply from Cytotoxic Chemo Drug Dangers. Patients can avoid serious, irreversible consequences by modeling hospital safety precautions and using a Cytotoxic Safety System, effectively keeping these dangerous chemicals out of their home and the environment.
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Chemo drug dangers: it sounds counter-intuitive, but the very drugs that are used to CURE cancer can also CAUSE cancer, as well as miscarriages and birth defects.
Babies, children and pregnant women are especially vulnerable, due to the DNA-damaging effect of Cytotoxic Drugs on rapidly dividing cells.
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facilities that offer chemo
Cytotoxic Chemicals in Chemo Drugs Are Dangerous to Families, Caregivers, and the Environment