Chemotherapy

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

  • Chemotherapy explained

    You might be given chemotherapy to treat non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Understand how it works and how you can prepare.

  • Being treated with chemotherapy

    Different types of chemotherapy can be given in different ways.

  • Chemotherapy drugs and combination regimens

    Find information about a chemotherapy drug or combination regimen for non-Hodgkin lymphoma through our A-Z list. We're still working to get this information ready for our new site, so in the meantime the links will take you to our existing site.

  • Side effects of chemotherapy

    There are different possible side effects and ways to deal with them.

  • If you are pregnant

    If you are pregnant and need chemotherapy, you will need to discuss this very carefully with your medical team.

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 uses high-energy cells to destroy lymphoma cells.

Clinical trials

Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.