• Gemcitabine -The antimetabolite medication gemcitabine is used to treat gallbladder cancer. It is injected into the bloodstream intravenously. Gemcitabine is not a drug that may be taken orally.

Side effects -

  1. Symptoms of the flu
  2. Fever
  3. Fatigue
  4. nausea (mild)
  5. Vomiting
  6. Appetite problems
  7. Rashes on the skin
  8. Anemia, infections, and easy bleeding are all caused by low blood counts.
  • 5-fluorouracil-  is a chemotherapy medication that is commonly used to treat gallbladder cancer. Fluorouracil is a cancer-fighting antimetabolite medication that is injected into the body.
  • Cisplatin-  is an anticancer medication that is administered intravenously to treat cancer or cancer symptoms. Because this medicine is an irritant and might induce inflammation or redness along with discomfort, it must be administered under the supervision of experienced and trained clinicians. IV fluids are provided to patients before and after the medication is given to ensure hydration and safeguard kidney function.

Side effects-

  1. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and severe nausea and vomiting
  2. Hair loss that is only temporary
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Appetite loss.
  5. Hiccups
  6. Mouth is parched
  7. Urine that is dark in colour
  8. Skin that is parched
  9. Dehydration
  • Capecitabine- is a chemotherapy medication used to treat gallbladder cancer. It is classed as an antimetabolite. It must be taken orally and within 30 minutes of eating.

Side effects

  1. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and severe nausea and vomiting
  2. Pain in the abdomen
  3. Indigestion
  4. Tiredness/weakness
  5. Pain in the bones, joints, and muscles
  6. Problems with the skin
  7. Neuropathy
  8. Sleep disturbances
  • Oxaliplatin- Oxaliplatin is an anticancer medication that is used to treat advanced gallbladder cancer. It's frequently used in conjunction with 5-fluorouracil. This medication is frequently injected into the veins.