Bioposide Injection

Manufactured by: Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Contains / Salt: Etoposide (100 mg)

Prescription Required

209 people have bought this recently

Bioposide Injection

Manufactured by: Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Contains / Salt: Etoposide (100 mg)

Prescription Required

209 people have bought this recently

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1 Injection in 1 Packet

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Bioposide Information

Bioposide is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Injection. Small Cell Lung Cancer, Testicular Cancer are some of its major therapeutic uses.

The optimal dosage of Bioposide is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Bioposide can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. These side effects of Bioposide are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Bioposide's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. In addition, Bioposide's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Bioposide related warnings section.

Bioposide can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Bioposide in conditions like Bleeding, Neutropenia. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Bioposide contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Bioposide have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Bioposide is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.

  1. Bioposide Benefits & Uses
  2. Bioposide Dosage & How to Take
  3. Bioposide Side Effects
  4. Bioposide Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Bioposide with Other Drugs
  6. Bioposide Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Bioposide
  8. Bioposide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Bioposide Benefits & Uses

Bioposide is used to treat the following -

  1. Small Cell Lung Cancer Primary
  2. Testicular Cancer Primary

Bioposide Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Bioposide

Etoposide

Bioposide Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Bioposide is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Weakness
  3. Abdominal Pain Mild
  4. Skin Discolouration
  5. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  6. Hair Loss Mild
  7. Loss of appetite
  8. Anemia Moderate
  9. Pain or discomfort
  10. Constipation Moderate
  11. Blood Cancer
  12. Back Pain
  13. Chills
  14. Cough Mild
  15. Diarrhoea
  16. Flushing
  17. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  18. Inflammation of a vein
  19. Angioedema Severe
  20. Bronchospasm

Bioposide Related Warnings

Is the use of Bioposide safe for pregnant women?

Bioposide shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Bioposide safe during breastfeeding?

Bioposide should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Bioposide on the Kidneys?

Bioposide can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects, stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Bioposide on the Liver?

Bioposide may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Bioposide on the Heart?

Using Bioposide does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Bioposide with Other Drugs

Bioposide should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Bioposide Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Bioposide unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Bleeding
  4. Neutropenia

Frequently asked Questions about Bioposide

Is this Bioposide habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Bioposide.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Bioposide can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Bioposide only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Bioposide is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Bioposide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Bioposide

Taking Bioposide with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Bioposide

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Bioposide with alcohol will be.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

Bioposide Price and Pack Size

Bioposide Injection

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Etopophos® (etoposide phosphate)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 866
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