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Chemotherapy drugs

Read about the chemotherapy drugs that you might have for persistent trophoblastic disease (PTD) or choriocarcinoma.

Methotrexate

Methotrexate is a type of chemotherapy. It is a treatment for a number of different types of cancer.

Etoposide (Etopophos, Vepesid)

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

Carboplatin

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

Cisplatin

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

Paclitaxel (Taxol)

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

Last reviewed: 
10 Jul 2019
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