Chemotherapy drugs

Find out about the chemotherapy drugs you might have for advanced cervical cancer and the possible side effects.

You might have one or more of these drugs.

Cisplatin

Read what cisplatin is, how you have it and other important information about having cisplatin for advanced cervical cancer.

Docetaxel (Taxotere)

Get information on what docetaxel is, how you have it and other important information about having docetaxal for advanced cervical cancer.

Irinotecan (Campto)

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

Ifosfamide (Mitoxana)

How you have ifosfamide and other important information.

Capecitabine (Xeloda)

Read what what capecitabine is, how you have it and other important information about having capcitabine.

Mitomycin C

Find out what mitomycin C is, how you have it and other important information about taking mitomycin C for advanced cervical cancer.

Vinorelbine (Navelbine)

Read about vinorelbine how you have it and other important information. 

Fluorouracil

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

Last reviewed: 
23 Apr 2020
Next review due: 
23 Apr 2023
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