Medicine Overview of Fluo Cream
Side effects of Fluo Cream
Pain, Skin scar, Contact dermatitis, Irritation, Skin peeling, Skin redness, Burning sensation.
How to use Fluo Cream
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
In Depth Information on Fluo Cream
Expert advice for Fluo Cream
- Use gloves or non-metallic applicators for application to the affected areas.
- Avoid direct contact of cream or solution with eyes, eyelids, nostrils, mouth, and on open cuts and wash your hands carefully before and after use.
- Seek immediate medical attention in case of severe allergic reactions.
- Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or other forms of ultraviolet irradiation during topical fluorouracil treatment.
- It should not take if patient is allergic to fluorouracil or any of its ingredients.
- Patients with dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (DPD) enzyme deficiency.
- It should not given to pregnant or breastfeeding women.
Special precautions for Fluo Cream
No interaction found
Fluo Cream is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Fluo Cream is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area....
It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
Fluo Cream does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Fluo Cr+more
eam in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Fluo NA Cream
Frequently asked questions for Fluorouracil Topical
Q. Is fluorouracil a vesicant?
No, fluorouracil is not a vesicant (irritant)
Q. Is fluorouracil a steroid?
No, fluorouracil is not a steroid
Q. Is fluorouracil cream chemotherapy?
Fluorouracil is used as chemotherapy for the treatment of certain precancerous (actinic/solar keratosis) and cancerous (basal cell carcinoma) conditions of the skin
Q. Is fluorouracil cream for warts?
Yes, fluorouracil is used for the treatment of warts
Q. Is fluorouracil the same as efudex?
Efudex is a brand name (trade name) for fluorouracil
Q. Does fluorouracil affect normal skin?
Fluorouracil has minimal effect on the surrounding healthy skin
Q. Does fluorouracil cause scarring?
No, fluorouracil is not known to cause scarring.
Substitutes for Fluo
No substitutes found for this medicine