Side Effect Management

Throughout your treatment, you may experience a range of side effects. Below is a guide to many common side effects and how best to manage them. Remember: It’s important to keep your Cancer Center medical team informed of all side effects, and to know when to call for medical assistance.

Please call your Cancer Center if you experience the following:

  • Fever, chills or temperature of 100.5 or greater
  • Vomiting or uncontrolled nausea
  • Diarrhea not controlled by Imodium AD
  • Shortness of breath
  • If you are unsteady, dizzy or lightheaded
  • Mouth sores

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