Cisplatin

What is Cisplatin?

Cisplatin, cisplatinum, or cis-diamminedichloroplatinum is a chemotherapy drug. It is a class of platinum-containing anti-cancer drug used to treat testicular, bladder, and ovarian cancers that have spread.

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Hi, My name is AAAAA and I am 50 years old. In 2006 I was treated for Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma . That treatment consisted of Infusion Chemo...

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peripheral neuropathy is a side effect of cisplatin, but also associated with systemic disease like diabetes, autoimmune disease. Your ESR...

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Is 80mg Cisplatin and 81mg of etoposide a high dose? Given for 5 days by IV in row?

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Brief Answer:
this is not high dose

Detailed Answer:
Hi and welcome.
Cisplatin and etoposide is common chemotherapeutic combination form various...

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Is sorafenib the only treatment for Stage IV liver cancer, & could it be given intravenously, or just...

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Brief Answer:
Doxorubicin and Cisplatin are also used

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Hi Suepeaches,

Welcome to HCM

Generally, the medications are given via IV...

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For about a week, I've occasionally had a throbbing/pulsing in my upper left arm (a few times a day) - usually in the bicep or inner elbow area...

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dear hello My mother 65 year old has diagnosed with scc of toungiue doc performed surgery on may hemiglosectomy and reconstruction of toungue by...

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hi,my name is marcia. I was treated for ovarian and fallopian cancer with cisplatin and radiation in 2011. I am now having knee ,ankle,pain that...

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My 19 year old son was diagnose with Osteogenic type II b osteosarcoma on the knee (about 5cm). He had limb sparing surgery and systematic...

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My mom was diagnosed with stage 4 Cancer of an Unknown Primary with Mets. to the bone. Her bones from her knees to her head and all the way up her...

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I had endometrial cancer diagnosed in december2010 and have undergone radiotherapy for 4 weeks,cisplatin chemotherapy for each of those 4weeks and...

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