Etoposide is a chemotherapy drug that is usually given to treat lung, ovarian and testicular cancer.
Etoposide is a colourless fluid. It is also available as 50mg and 100mg pale pink capsules.
Etoposide can cause a rash, which may be itchy.
Etoposide is one of the most widely used antineoplastics.
Etoposide is often incorrectly referred to as a topoisomerase inhibitor in order to avoid using the term "poison" in a clinical setting.