Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat cancer. 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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Chemotherapy

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

About our cancer information videos

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Making treatment decisions

Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. It can be difficult to make a decision, but information and support will help.

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy targets lymphoma cells in a specific area of the body. It’s usually given after chemotherapy.

Supportive and other treatments

These treatments aren't to treat the cancer itself. But they can help make other treatments more effective or help you to feel better.

Stem cell and bone marrow transplants

Find out how stem cell and bone marrow transplants work when you need high-dose chemotherapy.

Targeted (biological) therapies

Targeted (biological) therapies can change cells to treat cancer.

After treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma

After treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma, you’ll have regular check-ups.

Clinical trials

It's your decision whether to take part. Find out more to help you decide.