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Chemotherapy drugs

You are most likely to have combination of 2 or 3 chemotherapy drugs. Find out about the drugs and their possible side effects.

Epirubicin, cisplatin and capecitabine (ECX)

Find out how you take ECX chemotherapy, when you’ll have it and advice about taking your medicine.

Epirubicin, cisplatin, and fluorouracil (ECF)

Find out what ECF is, how you have it and other important information about taking epirubicin, cisplatin and fluorouracil for stomach cancer.

Epirubicin, oxaliplatin, and capecitabine (EOX)

Find out what EOX is, how you have it and other important information about taking epirubicin, oxaliplatin, and capecitabine for stomach cancer.

Epirubicin, carboplatin and capecitabine (ECarboX)

Find out what the drug combination chemotherapy ECarboX is, how you have it and other important information.

Cisplatin, fluorouracil (5-FU) and trastuzumab

Find out about the drug combination of cisplatin, fluorouracil and trastuzumab, how you have it and other important information.

Carboplatin (Paraplatin)

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

Irinotecan (Campto)

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

Oxaliplatin (Eloxatin)

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

Capecitabine (Xeloda)

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

Epirubicin (Pharmorubicin)

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

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