Etoposide

Name
Etoposide
Alternate Names
Dom-Etoposide
Epipodophyllotoxin derivative
Epipodophyllotoxin ethylidene gluco-pyranoside
Eposine
Ethylidene-Lignan P
Etopophos
Podophyllotoxin derivative
Vepesid
VP 16-213
VP-16
VP-16213
Toposar
Abbreviations
EPEG
VP-16
VP-16-213
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
Epipodophyllotoxin, topoisomerase II inhibitor
Plant alkaloid
NSC Number
141540
Primary Site
Gastric cancer
Hodgkins lymphoma
Lung cancer (NSCLC, SCLC)
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
testicular cancer (Germ cell tumors)
Histology
None
Remarks
Plant alkaloid. FDA approved use on small-cell lung cancer, testicular cancer.
Coding
This drug should be coded