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Chemotherapy drugs

You might have chemotherapy alongside other types of cancer drugs or treatments. Chemotherapy combined with radiotherapy is called chemoradiotherapy. Find out about chemotherapy drugs and their possible side effects.

Mitomycin C

Find out what mitomycin C is, how you have it and other important information about taking mitomycin C for anal cancer.

Fluorouracil

Find out what fluorouracil is, how you have it and other important information about taking fluorouracil for anal cancer.

Cisplatin

Find out what cisplatin is, how you have it and other important information about taking cisplatin for anal cancer.

Irinotecan (Campto)

Find out what irinotecan is, how you have it and other important information about taking irinotecan for anal cancer.

Oxaliplatin (Eloxatin)

Find out what oxaliplatin is, how you have it and other important information about taking oxaliplatin for anal cancer.

Capecitabine (Xeloda)

Find out what capecitabine is, how you have it and other important information about taking capecitabine for anal cancer.

Lomustine (CCNU)

Find out what lomustine is, how you have it and other important information about having lomustine for anal cancer.

Paclitaxel (Taxol)

Find out what paclitaxel is, how you have it and other important information about having paclitaxel for anal cancer.

Carboplatin (Paraplatin)

Find out what carboplatin is, how you have it and other important information about taking carboplatin for anal cancer.

Bleomycin

Find out what bleomycin is, how you have it and other important information about having bleomycin for anal cancer.

Fluorouracil (5FU) and mitomycin C

Find out what fluorouracil (5FU) and mitomycin C is, how you have it and other important information. 

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