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Chemotherapy drugs

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

Cisplatin

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

Carboplatin

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

Cyclophosphamide

Cyclophosphamide (pronounced sigh-clo-fos-fah-mide) is a type of chemotherapy. It is a treatment for a number of different types of cancer.

Doxorubicin

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

Methotrexate

Methotrexate is a type of chemotherapy. It is a treatment 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: 
28 Oct 2019
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