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Chemotherapy is the main treatment for small cell lung cancer. It is also used to treat non-small cell lung cancer.

  • Chemotherapy explained

    Chemotherapy is an important treatment for small cell lung cancer. It uses drugs to attack the cancer. Find out what to expect.

  • 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 small cell lung cancer 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.