Tegafur + Uracil
Information about Tegafur + Uracil
Tegafur + uracil uses
Tegafur+Uracil is used in the treatment of cancer.
How tegafur + uracil works
This is a combination of two medicines: Tegafur and Uracil which treat cancer. They work by interfering with the growth of DNA and RNA of cancer cells by substituting their building blocks. This prevents the cancer cells from growing and multiplying.
Common side effects of tegafur + uracil
Nausea, Vomiting, Tiredness, Mouth sore, Tongue soreness, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Loss of appetite, Decreased blood cells (red cells, white cells, and platelets)