Dosage

Testicular carcinoma. 50-100 mg/m2/day on days 1-5 or 100 mg/m2/day on days 1, 3, and 5 q 3-4 weeks (i.e., after recovery from toxic effects). Used in combination with other agents.

Small cell lung carcinoma. 35 mg/m2/day for 4 days to 50 mg/m2/day for 5 days, repeated q 3-4 weeks.

Small cell lung carcinoma. 70 mg/m2 (rounded to the nearest 50 mg) daily for 4 days to 100 mg/m2 (rounded to the nearest 50 mg) daily for 5 days; repeat q 3-4 weeks.

NOTE: Etopophos is given in higher concentrations than VePesid. Doses above are for VePesid.

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