Hematology and Oncology PracticeProviding medical treatment of conditions related to the blood and blood-forming organs.

Common Side Effects

Side effects are common during chemotherapy treatment. But not everyone will experience every side effect. The effects that you experience depend on the type and dose of your chemotherapy and whether you have other health problems, such as diabetes or heart disease.

The following side effects are listed in alphabetical order (not in order of likelihood or severity):

  • Anemia
  • Appetite changes
  • Bleeding
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Eye changes
  • Fatigue
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Fluid retention
  • Hair loss
  • Infection Infertility
  • Mouth and throat changes
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Nervous system changes
  • Pain
  • Sexual changes
  • Skin and nail changes
  • Changes in taste
  • Urrinary, kidney, and bladder changes

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