Patient booklets

These booklets cover various aspects of cancer and cancer treatments.

If you can't find what you're looking for you can contact the specialist nurses at our cancer information centre. The centre offers a free confidential service for anyone affected by cancer. Call 0161 446 8100.

*Please note there has been a change in prescription fees since some of our booklets were published.

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Qutenza (Capsaicin) 8% patch

Qutenza is a dermal patch for use on the skin.  It acts on pain-sensing nerves in the skin, making them less sensitive to pain.