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Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. You might have chemotherapy as part of your treatment for lung cancer. You might have more than one chemotherapy drug as part of your treatment.

Chemotherapy treatment for lung cancer

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

Chemotherapy drugs

Find out about chemotherapy drugs for lung cancer treatment, how you have them, and the possible side effects.

Last reviewed: 
30 Oct 2019
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