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ETOLON 100MG INJECTION

Injection
MRP: Rs. 124.71 for 1 vial(s) (1 injection each)
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Composition for ETOLON

Etoposide(100 mg)

food interaction for ETOLON

alcohol interaction for ETOLON

pregnancy interaction for ETOLON

lactation interaction for ETOLON

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Etolon 100mg injection empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Etolon 100mg injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Etolon 100mg injection is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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SALT INFORMATION for ETOLON

Etoposide(100 mg)

Uses

Etolon 100mg injection is used in the treatment of small cell lung cancer and testicular cancer.

How it works

Etolon 100mg injection belongs to a group of drugs called antineoplastics. It works by slowing the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body.

Common side effects

Nausea, Pale colored skin, Abdominal pain, Bloody diarrhea, Numbness, Burning sensation, Tingling sensation, Constipation, Dizziness, Eye pain, Fainting, Hair loss, Loss of appetite, Sore lip, Sore mouth, Vision disorder, Vomiting, Weakness, Fatigue, Weight loss

SUBSTITUTES for ETOLON

11 Substitutes
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  • BIOPOSIDE 100MG INJECTION
    (1 injection in vial)
    Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
    Rs. 195.50/injection
    Injection
    Rs. 195.50
    pay 57% more per injection
  • ETOSID 100 MG INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Cipla Ltd
    Rs. 38/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 190
    save 70% more per ML of injection
  • FYTOSID 100MG INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 38.30/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 191.48
    save 69% more per ML of injection
  • FYTOP 100MG INJECTION
    (1 ML injection in vial)
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 172.62/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 172.62
    pay 38% more per ML of injection
  • POSID 100 MG INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 30.95/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 154.76
    save 75% more per ML of injection

Expert advice for ETOLON

  • Avoid contact with people with cold or other infections as etoposide treatment may lower your immunity.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any unusual bleeding, bruising, blood in stools, or dark, tarry stools.
  • You will be regularly evaluated with lab tests, including complete blood cell counts to monitor your progress or to check for side effects.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery during etoposide treatment as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to etoposide or any of its ingredients.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions for ETOLON

Etoposide

Q.Is etoposide a FDA approved vesicant/irritant?
Yes, etoposide is a FDA approved vesicant/irritant

Q.Is etoposide dialyzable?
No, etoposide is not dialyzable

Q.Does etoposide cause leukaemia?
Yes, etoposide may cause leukaemia. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.

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Content on this page was last updated on 20 June, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)