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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.

CMF

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

FEC

Fluorouracil, epirubicin and cyclophosphamide (FEC) is a combination of cancer drugs. You might have it as a treatment for breast cancer.

AC

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

EC

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

MMM

MMM is  a combination of chemotherapy drugs.

Cyclophosphamide

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

Epirubicin (Pharmorubicin)

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

Fluorouracil (5FU)

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

Methotrexate (Maxtrex)

Find out about the chemotherapy drug methotrexate, how you have it and other important information.

Mitomycin C

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

Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)

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

Docetaxel (Taxotere)

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

Gemcitabine (Gemzar)

Gemcitabine is a type of chemotherapy drug. You might have it as a treatement for a number of different types of cancer. 

Last reviewed: 
31 Oct 2017

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