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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

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

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Why is Carboplatin given on day one and Etoposide Phospate on day 1,2,3 for limited (contained with in L upper lobe and medialsinum) small cell...

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Hi,

The bone marrow has to be given time to grow back. The amount of chemotherapy that can be given is more if there are some lags.

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