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Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells.

About chemotherapy

When, where and how you have chemotherapy for mouth and oropharyngeal cancer.

Chemotherapy drugs

Your treatment might include one or more of these drugs. Read about each drug and the possible side effects.

Last reviewed: 
11 Jun 2018

Information and help

Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help.

Read our information about coronavirus and cancer