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Chemotherapy drugs

Find out how you have these chemotherapy drugs for lung cancer and read about their side effects.

Cisplatin

Find out what cisplatin is, how you have it and other important information.

Carboplatin

Find out what carboplatin is, how you have it and other important information about having it.

Vinorelbine (Navelbine)

Find out what vinorelbine is, how you have it and other important information about having vinorelbine.

Gemcitabine (Gemzar)

Find out what gemcitabine is, how you have it, and other important information about having gemcitabine.

Paclitaxel (Taxol)

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

Docetaxel (Taxotere)

Find out what docetaxel is, how you have it, and other important information about having docetaxel.

Etoposide (Eposin, Etopophos, Vepesid)

Find out what etoposide is, how you have it and other important information about taking etoposide.

Pemetrexed (Alimta)

Find out what pemetrexed is, how you have it and other important information about having pemetrexed.

Etoposide and cisplatin (EP)

Find out about the combination chemotherapy called EP, how you have it and other important information.

Carboplatin and etoposide

Find out what carboplatin and etoposide is, how you have it and other important information about having carboplatin and etoposide.

GemCarbo (gemcitabine and carboplatin)

Find out what GemCarbo is, how you have it and other important information about having GemCarbo.

Chemotherapy drugs for advanced cancer

Find out about the chemotherapy drugs and combinations for advanced lung cancer and their side effects.

Last reviewed: 
07 Aug 2017

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