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What are the side effects of chemotherapy ?

I am suffering from leukemia(blood cancer)and undergoing chemotherapy cycles .Due to this recently i have lot of hair fall and even wait loss.I feel weak ,so i want to know what are the side effects caused by chemotherapy
Sat, 17 Jul 2010
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i am a unani doctor.our medicine use in cancer include supplementation a) to reduce side-effects during chemotherapy or radiotherapy, b) to prolonging survival and minimize metastasis, c) to improve quality of life, and d) to prevent occurrence A. As a supplement during&after chemotherapy or radiotherapy to reduce side-effects such as fatigue, loss of appetite, hair loss, bone marrow suppression and risk of infection.
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i will add more to the list vomiting, hair loss, severe pain, weight loss, anemia, frequent infections are few side effects. if you have any more please mention, its useful to me.
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It could be. I know of one more person who used to take these. He also lost weight drastically. But he also had nausea, vomiting, tiredness, mouth ulcers and all that.

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this is the worst treatment but at times it is done to save the life of many people, you will really become like dead body with this treatment.
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