Chemotherapy for bladder cancer
This involves treating cancer using anti-cancer drugs to destroy the cancer cells. Drugs like thiotepa, doxorubicin, mitomycin C, epirubicin are commonly used. Medications can be directly introduced into the bladder through catheter intravesically or given orally or intravenously. Side-effects of chemotherapy depends on the kind of medication used, age and overall health.
Written by: healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: December 24, 2014