Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy explained

Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat leukaemia. It can be given in different ways and will be carefully planned.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy

This video provides a brief overview of chemotherapy treatment, how it can be given, how it works and possible side effects.

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This video provides a brief overview of chemotherapy treatment, how it can be given, how it works and possible side effects.

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Leukaemia, chronic lymphocytic (CLL) Chemotherapy for CLL

You may be given one chemotherapy drug or two or more in combination. Chemotherapy for CLL is often given with targeted therapy.

General information Your feelings

You may experience difficult feelings while having chemotherapy treatment. Talking these over can be helpful.

General information Where can I have chemotherapy?

Usually chemotherapy is given in a chemotherapy day unit. Some may people stay in hospital, or have treatment at home.

General information Who might I meet?

A team of medical specialists will be involved throughout the course of your chemotherapy treatment.