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Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. They work by disrupting the growth of cancer cells. Find out about what to expect, when you have it, side effects, and the drugs used to treat invasive bladder cancer.  

Having chemotherapy

You can have chemotherapy for invasive, locally advanced and advanced bladder cancer. See how and where you have chemotherapy.

Chemotherapy drugs

Find out about the chemotherapy drugs you might have to treat bladder cancer, and how to manage any side effects. 

Last reviewed: 
19 Jun 2019

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