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Chemotherapy for breast cancer

Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. You might have it as part of your treatment for early breast cancer.

Chemotherapy treatment

Find out when, where and how you have chemotherapy for breast cancer, and about possible side effects.

Chemotherapy drugs

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

Last reviewed: 
31 Oct 2017

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