Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. You might have it if your cancer is advanced, or if you can't have surgery or radiotherapy.

Chemotherapy treatment

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

Chemotherapy drugs

Find out about the different chemotherapy drugs you might have for salivary gland cancer and their possible side effects.

Last reviewed: 
28 Oct 2019
Coronavirus and cancer

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