Care following Chemotherapy

  • Eat a whole foods diet with fresh vegetables, fruits, grains and low fat protein sources. Take a daily fiber supplement and drink plenty of water (drink 1–3 liters while taking the supplement).
  • Get plenty of exercise, fresh air, relaxation and fun.
  • Take antioxidants (ACES), multivitamins, and herbal support as needed.
  • Breast cancer patients should also include 300 mg CoQ10 3x a day.
  • Avoid alcohol, tobacco, animal fats (dairy products, red meats), fried foods, processed foods, and fast foods.

Publication Review By: Stanley J. Swierzewski, III, M.D.

Published: 15 Aug 1999

Last Modified: 06 Nov 2014