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Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells.

About chemotherapy

When, where and how you have chemotherapy for mouth and oropharyngeal cancer.

Side effects of chemotherapy

Chemotherapy drugs affect people in different ways. The side effects vary from person to person. 

Chemotherapy drugs

Your treatment might include one or more of these drugs. Read about each drug and the possible side effects.

Last reviewed: 
23 Oct 2014

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