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Chemotherapy drugs

There are several chemotherapy drugs to treat nasal and paranasal sinus cancer. These drugs have side effects, but knowing what to expect, can help you cope.

Cisplatin

Find out what cisplatin is and how you have it to treat nasal cancer.

Fluorouracil (5-FU)

What fluorouracil is, how you have it and other important information about taking fluorouracil for nasal cancer.

Carboplatin (Paraplatin)

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

Docetaxel (Taxotere)

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

Paclitaxel (Taxol)

Find out what paclitaxel is, how you have it and other important information about being treated with paclitaxel.
Last reviewed: 
17 Nov 2020
Next review due: 
17 Nov 2023
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