ETOPLAST 50MG CAPSULE

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Composition FOR ETOPLAST 50mg capsule

Etoposide(50mg)

food interaction for ETOPLAST capsule

alcohol interaction for ETOPLAST capsule

pregnancy interaction for ETOPLAST capsule

lactation interaction for ETOPLAST capsule

medicine interaction for ETOPLAST capsule

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It is better to take Etoplast 50mg capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Etoplast 50mg capsule 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
Etoplast 50mg capsule is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR ETOPLAST 50mg capsule

    Etoposide(50mg)

    Etoplast capsule uses

    Etoplast 50mg capsule is used in the treatment of small cell lung cancer and testicular cancer.

    How etoplast capsule works

    Etoplast 50mg capsule works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

    Common side effects of etoplast capsule

    Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Abdominal pain, Skin pigmentation, Decreased white blood cell count, Hair loss, Reduced blood platelets, Liver toxicity, Loss of appetite, Anemia, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Feeling of discomfort, Constipation.

    SUBSTITUTES FOR ETOPLAST capsule

    3 Substitutes
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      Cipla Ltd
      Rs. 12.51/capsule
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      Rs. 50.02
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    • ETOPA 50MG CAPSULE
      (8 capsules in strip)
      Get Well Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd
      Rs. 70/capsule
      Capsule
      Rs. 560
      pay 88% more per capsule

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    Expert advice FOR ETOPLAST capsule

    • 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 ETOPLAST 50mg capsule

    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 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)