Care During Chemotherapy and Beyond
Chemocare.com is designed to provide the latest information about chemotherapy to patients and their families, caregivers and friends.
The content is updated frequently with the latest and most up-to-date chemotherapy related information. Currently, medical professionals all around the world use Chemocare.com to further enhance their patients’ understanding of the chemotherapy medications and the related side effects.
Chemocare.com is funded by The Scott Hamilton Cares Initiative and its content is provided by the medical professionals at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute. As the mission of Chemocare.com is to help all patients with their journey through chemotherapy treatment, the website’s content will always remain impartial to any specific medical institution.
Chemocare lists chemotherapy drugs, and drugs often used during chemotherapy. Chemocare answers many questions patients often have when being prescribed to take new medications. This includes and explanation of what the drug is used for, how it is given, its side effects, symptoms, precautions, self-care tips, and how the drug works.
The side effects of chemotherapy generally depend on the medication given. Most chemotherapy side effects cease after treatment. Although uncommon, some treatments may produce long-term effects.
Chemocare.com gives specific suggestions for maintaining a healthy diet before, during, and after chemotherapy.
Wondering what you can do to prepare for chemotherapy? Concerned about the possible late effects of your chemotherapy treatment? Get answers to your questions and more in our before and after chemotherapy section.
Cancer Answers & Appointments
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Resources for medical professionals
- Outpatient appointment referrals: 216.444.7923 or 866.223.8100
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- Referring Physician Concierge: 216.444.6196 or 216.312.4910.
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