Chemotherapy Brain Tumor can prolong a person’s life, and potentially rid them of Brain Tumor. Side effects are unpredictable and depend on the type of chemo drug a person is using. Illness, easy bruising or bleeding, and hair loss are some of the most common side effects common side effects
The 10 most common side effects include:
1. Illness and a weakened immune system
Cancer and the treatment of it can weaken the immune system.Because chemotherapy kills healthy immune cells, it can make a person more vulnerable to infection. Since a person’s immune system will be less able to fight off germs, infections may also last longer. Eating a healthful diet, frequently washing hands, avoiding people who are ill, and seeking prompt medical care for signs of an illness can reduce the risk of serious infections.