Will I permanently lose
all my hair?
Let's answer these questions. Will I be normal during chemo? Yes, Absolutely! Will I permanently lose all my hair? No, absolutely not! All the hair is going to come back. Each and every one of it. It's only a temporary phase; all the hair start growing once the chemo cycles are over.
Chemotherapy drugs do have their own side effects, but most of them can be very well managed. There are lots of chemotherapy drugs and discussing the side effects of all of them is beyond the scope of this website. Instead, there are excellent sites on the web with good info on drugs side effects. It is worthwhile linking to the same. So we will discuss the following few points, specifically related to chemotherapy for breast cance,r and in the end, we have made a list of coomon drugs and linked to patient handouts from BCCA (British Columbia Cancer Agency), which is one of the best when it comes to patient information about drugs. So here we go:
Other side effects
Individual Drug side effects