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Chemotherapy drugs

Find out about the chemotherapy drugs used to treat cervical cancer and what their side effects are.

Cisplatin

Cisplatin is a type of chemotherapy. You might have it for a number of different types of cancer. 

Carboplatin

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

Paclitaxel (Taxol)

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

PC (paclitaxel and carboplatin, CarboTaxol)

Paclitaxel and carboplatin (PC) is a combination of chemotherapy you might have for a number of different types of cancer.

Topotecan (Hycamtin, Potactasol)

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

Carboplatin and etoposide

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

Last reviewed: 
07 Apr 2020
Next review due: 
08 Apr 2023
Coronavirus and cancer

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