Fluorouracil, 5-FU

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Fluorouracil, 5-FU Overview

Fluorouracil (5-FU), sold under the brand name Adrucil among others, is a medication used to treat cancer.[2] By injection into a vein it is used for colon cancer, esophageal cancer, stomach cancer, pancreatic cancer, breast cancer, and cervical cancer.[2] As a cream it is used for actinic keratosis, basal cell carcinoma, and skin warts.[3][4] When used by injection most people develop side effects.[2] Common side...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fluorouracil, 5-FU
  • Cream: 0.5%, 0.50%, 1%, 4%, 5%
  • Cream, Augmented: 4%
  • Injection: 50mg/ml
  • Solution: 1%, 2%, 5%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Fluorouracil, 5-FU: (6 results)

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  • 0378-4791 Fluorouracil 5 mg/g Topical Cream by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-8078 Fluorouracil Cream Cream 5 mg/g Topical Cream by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 43547-258 Fluorouracil 50 mg/ml Topical Solution by Solco Healthcare Us LLC
  • 43547-259 Fluorouracil 20 mg/ml Topical Solution by Solco Healthcare Us LLC
  • 66530-258 Fluorouracil 5 mg/g Topical Cream by Spear Dermatology Products Inc
  • 68682-004 Fluorouracil 5 mg/g Topical Cream by Oceanside Pharmaceuticals

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