Supportive and other treatments

Supportive therapies

Find out more about treating the symptoms of a primary brain tumour.

  • Brain tumours

    Treating symptoms

    Depending on your symptoms your specialist may prescribe steroids to reduce swelling or drugs to prevent seizures (fits).

  • General information

    Steroids

    Steroids can be used as part of cancer treatment, or to help with the side effects of treatment.