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It is not unusual to feel tired while you are receiving cancer therapy. Remember that fatigue is a temporary side effect of treatment, and it is different from ordinary tiredness. Also, the fatigue you may experience depends on many factors and varies from person to person. This type of fatigue may not be relieved by rest or sleep.
Please ask your nurse to review this information with you and to answer any questions you may have. Keep your nurse and doctor informed about your energy level or feelings of fatigue.
Tell your nurse or doctor if you experience any of the following symptoms:
Call immediately if you have any of the following symptoms:
In an Emergency Call:
Revised December 2010