All the Active Ingredient Drugs
Antineoplastic. Fluorouracil 50 mg / 1 g. CREAM: 20 g. Pre-malignant cond:
Apply thinly to affect. area 1-2 x dly.
Malignant cond: Apply 1-2 x dly under
occlusive dressing where practical.
Should not harm healthy skin. Cont.
tmt. until marked inflamm. resp. from
treated area. Alleviate severe
discomfort with steroid cream. Usual
tmt. 3-4 wks or longer. Healing may
take up to 1-2 months after stopping
ther. Use in child not recommend.
C/I: Hypersens., pregn., lact. co-admin
antiviral nucleoside drugs.
Antimetabolite (purine analog). Fluorouracil 50 mg/ml. VIALS (SOLN): 1 x 1,000 mg/20 ml; 1 x
5,000 mg/100 ml. I.V. inject./contin.
infus. Adjust accord. indicat., gen.
cond. pt. blood counts.
Palliative manage. carcinoma colon,
rectum, breast, stomach and pancreas in
pts. incurable by surg. or other means. As
comb. ther. leucovorin-fluorouracil
chemoth. for cancer tmt.
C/I: Hypersens., bone marrow depress.,
stomatit., ulcerat. mouth and and GI
tract, pregn., lact. See lit.