Chemotherapy side effects

By | December 25, 2011

Chemotherapy drugs, "the enemy, regardless of" normal body cells. Therefore, chemotherapy may be the following cancer chemotherapy side effects and adverse reactions:
* Intravenous chemotherapy drugs, can occur phlebitis, liquid leakage can cause local tissue necrosis;
* Different degrees of liver cell damage, increased alanine aminotransferase occurred, rising bilirubin;
* Some chemotherapy drugs toxic effects on the cardiovascular system, severe heart failure can occur;
* Chemotherapy side effects, pulmonary toxicity drugs (ie, respiratory toxicity of chemotherapy drugs) can cause acute interstitial pneumonia and chronic pulmonary fibrosis, a serious respiratory sad dried up;
* Urinary system toxicity and adverse reactions manifested as proteinuria, there occurs little or no urine hematuria. More water and green tea dumplings served Tonglin herbal diuretic, so that urine output per day in 2000 – 3000 ml, this would reduce the toxic effects of urinary system and adverse reactions;
* Certain drugs can affect fertility. During chemotherapy, male patients should be on birth control, female patients should be discontinued if pregnancy or avoid chemotherapy;
* Hair loss and skin reactions are not all patients would appear, even if there do not have to worry too much;
* Side effects of cancer chemotherapy, systemic chemotherapy response, to the number of toxic effects of digestive system and most patients worry about side effects such as nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and oral clearance to the film finishes, sore throat and so on.


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