Etosid 100mg Injection

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Composition for Etosid 100mg Injection

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Kidney
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₹38.0/Injection
5 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Etosid Injection

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Uses of Etosid Injection

Etosid 100mg Injection is used in the treatment of Small cell lung cancer and Testicular cancer.
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Side effects of Etosid Injection

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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.

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How to use Etosid Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Etosid Injection works

Etosid 100mg injection works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.

In Depth Information on Etosid Injection

Expert advice for Etosid Injection

  • 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Etosid 100mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Etosid 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.
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Lactation
Etosid 100mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Etosid 100mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Patients may experience fatigue and somnolence and they should avoid driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Etosid 100mg Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Beetal Tablet, Emgard 30mg Tablet, Epsolin 100mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Etosid 100mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Etoposide

Yes, Etosid is a FDA approved vesicant/irritant
No, Etosid is not dialyzable
Yes, Etosid may cause leukaemia. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.

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