Chemotherapy can sometimes cause side effects. But if the cancer is causing symptoms, it can also make you feel better by relieving them. Most people have some side effects from chemotherapy. Your doctor or nurse will tell you more about what to expect.
Tell them about any side effects you have, as they can usually be well controlled with medicines.
We describe the common side effects here. Although they can be hard to deal with, they usually slowly disappear when your treatment finishes.