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Florac

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Florac

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Fluorouracil साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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  1. Florac Benefits & Uses
  2. Florac Dosage & How to Take
  3. Florac Side Effects
  4. Florac Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Florac with Other Drugs
  6. Florac Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Florac
  8. Florac Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Florac Benefits & Uses

Florac is used to treat the following -

  1. सिर और गर्दन का कैंसर
  2. ब्रैस्ट कैंसर
  3. सेबोरीएक केरेटोसिस
  4. अग्नाशय कैंसर
  5. पेट का कैंसर
  6. कोलोरेक्टल कैंसर Primary
  7. बेसल सेल कार्सिनोमा
  8. गुदा कैंसर

Florac Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Florac

Fluorouracil

Florac Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Florac is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Weakness
  3. Loss of appetite
  4. Increased risk of infection
  5. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  6. Hair Loss
  7. Diarrhoea
  8. Esophagitis
  9. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  10. Inflammation Of Rectum
  11. Pain in Extremity
  12. Skin scar
  13. Contact Dermatitis
  14. Irritability
  15. Skin redness
  16. Sensation of Burning
  17. Dry Skin
  18. Pharyngitis
  19. Skin irritation
  20. Erythema
  21. Edema Moderate
  22. Itching or burning
  23. Infection
  24. Sinus infection

Florac Related Warnings

Is the use of Florac safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Florac. If you are pregnant, do not take Florac without a doctor's advice.

Severe

Is the use of Florac safe during breastfeeding?

Florac should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Florac on the Kidneys?

Florac is completely safe for kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Florac on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Florac. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Florac on the Heart?

Florac is not harmful for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Florac with Other Drugs

Florac should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Florac Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Florac unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Bleeding
  2. Blood Cancer
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Skin Disorders and Diseases
  5. Mouth Ulcer
  6. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Frequently asked Questions about Florac

Is this Florac habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Florac.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Florac, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Florac can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Florac is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Florac for mental disorders.

No

Florac Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Florac

It is safe to take Florac with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Florac

Information about the interaction of Florac and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Fluorouracil
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 864
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 585-588
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