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Side effects of chemotherapy

Find out about the short and long term side effects of chemotherapy.

Most chemotherapy side effects are temporary, but some people are affected months or years after treatment.

About side effects of chemotherapy

Chemotherapy drugs cause side effects. Find out more about the general side effects of chemotherapy drugs.

Late side effects of chemotherapy

Most chemotherapy side effects are temporary and disappear once your treatment is over. For some people chemotherapy can cause long term changes in the body months or years after treatment.

Last reviewed: 
13 Jan 2015

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