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Chemotherapy helplines

If you need to speak to a chemotherapy nurse for advice about your treatment or side effects, please call:

  • King Edward Ward: 0118 322 7464
    Monday - Friday 08:30 - 17:00
  • Bracknell Chemotherapy 1: 0118 322 2907
    Tuesday - Thursday 08:30 - 16:30
  • Adelaide Ward: 0118 322 7471
    Emergency out of hours - 24hrs/7 days

Please call on the chemotherapy helpline numbers if you have any queries, but it is particularly important if you are experiencing any of the following:

  • Feeling very unwell or having symptoms of infection, even if you don’t have a temperature
  • Nausea and vomiting that is not controlled by your medication
  • Diarrhoea that lasts longer than 24 hours or is very severe
  • A sore mouth that prevents you eating or drinking
  • A persistent cough
  • Blood in your urine or stools
  • Bleeding not controlled by general first-aid
  • Bruises or small blood spots which appear on your body
  • Pain not controlled by medication.
  • Any issues with your PICC / Hickman / Port

 

  • CONTACT DETAILS:

    Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust,
    London Road,
    Reading,
    RG1 5AN
    Email us
    Tel: 0118 322 5111