Drugs Home > Etopaside

Were you looking for information about Etoposide? Etopaside is a common misspelling of etoposide.
 
Etoposide is a drug prescribed for use in adults who have small cell lung cancer or testicular cancer. The capsule form of the drug is approved to treat small cell lung cancer, while the injectable forms can be used in the treatment of small cell lung cancer or testicular cancer.
 
Most people who use this chemotherapy medicine will develop some type of side effect. Some of the most commonly reported problems include nausea, vomiting, and hair loss.
 
(For more information on this medicine, click Etoposide. This full-length article offers a complete overview of this medication, including how it works and general dosing guidelines. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for more specific information.)
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation
Advertisement


Topics & Medications

Quicklinks

Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.