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The patents for Hycamtin (topotecan) have expired, and there is now a generic version of the IV formulation. However, the capsules are still not available in generic form, and it is unclear when they are to be expected to be made.
Can I Buy Generic Hycamtin?Hycamtin® (topotecan) is a prescription chemotherapy medication. It comes as an oral capsule (approved for treating lung cancer) or as an intravenous medication (approved for treating lung cancer, ovarian cancer, and cervical cancer). Hycamtin is part of a group of medications called topoisomerase I inhibitors.
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