etoposide

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etoposide

n etopósido
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Approximately 3 weeks later, she began a high dose chemotherapy regimen with intravenous etoposide phosphate and cytoxan, and intra-arterial carboplatin with osmotic blood brain barrier disruption (BBBD).
She received intra-arterial carboplatin and intravenous cytoxan and etoposide phosphate during a cerebral angiogram while under general anesthetic 23 times.
For example, we recently completed a clinical phase I toxicity study of etoposide phosphate. This agent is the phosphorylated form of etoposide and can be administered intraarterially.
Its semi-synthetic derivatives, etoposide, teniposide, and etoposide phosphate, are routinely used to combat deadly lung cancer, among other malignancies.