Chemotherapy Cancer Treatments & Side Effects : Common Side Effects of Cisplatin Chemotherapy

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The most common side effects associated with Cisplatin chemotherapy cancer treatments are nausea, vomiting, nerve damage in the hands and feet, and hearing loss. Reduce the dosage or Cisplatin chemotherapy, or combine the treatment with other drugs, to reduce the side effects with insight from a doctor in this free video on chemotherapy and cancer treatments.

Expert: Dr. David Cathcart
Bio: Dr. David Cathcart has been an occupational medicine physician at Heartland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph, Mo. for more than 20 years.
Filmmaker: Johnny Cathcart


b sunshines says:

I am scared for my daughter she is 28 years old and she has been diagnosed with a rare form of lung cancer and they are going to you Cisplatin they said they need to us a high does

Shawn Starkey says:

I was treated with Cisplatin and everything he said was exact.  Especially the nerve damage its been almost 10 years since I had treatment..  I wake up every morning with the feeling of bones rotting from my skin.. No Lie.. It takes every bit of belief in my self to get moving every day.. Atleast im still here to feel that pain i guess..

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