Etoposide or VP-16 (trade name Etopophos) is a cytotoxic anticancer drug which
belongs to the topoisomerase inhibitor drug class. It is used in form of its salt ...
(e-TOE-poe-side). Trade names: Toposar<sup>®</sup>, VePesid<sup>®</sup>, Etopophos<sup>®</sup> Other name:
VP-16, Etoposide phosphate. Chemocare.com uses generic names in all ...
Find out more about etoposide (Etopophos ®, Vepesid ®), a chemotherapy drug
usually given to treat lung, ovarian and testicular cancer, and lymphoma.
Etoposide inhibits DNA synthesis by forming a complex with topoisomerase II
and DNA. This complex induces breaks in double stranded DNA and prevents ...
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Find patient medical information for etoposide oral on WebMD including its uses,
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Dec 1, 2015 ... Etoposide injection (also known as VP-16) is used in combination with other
cancer medicines to treat cancer of the testicles and small cell lung ...
Etoposide is an important chemotherapeutic agent that is used to treat a wide
spectrum of human cancers. It has been in clinical use for more than two decades
A semisynthetic derivative of PODOPHYLLOTOXIN that exhibits antitumor activity
. Etoposide inhibits DNA synthesis by forming a complex with topoisomerase II ...
Eur J Cancer. 1998 Sep;34(10):1514-21. Etoposide: four decades of
development of a topoisomerase II inhibitor. Hande KR(1). Author information: (1)