Productname : Adside 100 mg
GenericName : Etoposide Injection
Manufacturer : Adley
Etoposide is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growthand spread of cancer cells in the body.
Etoposide is used to treat cancer of the lung or testicles. Itis usually given with other cancer medicines in a combination chemotherapy.
Etoposide can lower blood cells that help yourbody fight infections and help your blood to clot. You may get an infection or bleedmore easily. Call your doctor if you have unusual bruising or bleeding, orsigns of infection (fever, chills, body aches).
Before taking this medicine
Youshould not use etoposide if you are allergic to it.
Tomake sure etoposide is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have kidneydisease.
Usingetoposide may increase your risk of developing other types of cancer, such as leukemia. Talk with your doctor aboutyour specific risk.
Using etoposide during pregnancy could harm the unbornbaby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant. Use effective birth control while you arereceiving etoposide
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: fever,chills, sweating, fast heartbeats, fainting; hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue,or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have: