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Kucil

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Kucil

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Fluorouracil साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Kucil के सारे विकल्प देखें

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

Kucil Benefits & Uses

Kucil is used to treat the following -

  1. Head and neck cancer
  2. Breast Cancer
  3. Keratosis, Seborrheic
  4. Pancreatic Cancer
  5. पेट का कैंसर
  6. Colorectal Cancer Primary
  7. बेसल सेल कार्सिनोमा
  8. Anal Cancer

Kucil 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 Kucil

Fluorouracil

Kucil Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Kucil 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

Kucil Related Warnings

Is the use of Kucil safe for pregnant women?

Kucil can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Kucil safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Kucil may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Kucil should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Kucil on the Kidneys?

Using Kucil does not have any harmful effects on kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Kucil on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Kucil. 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 Kucil on the Heart?

Using Kucil does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Kucil with Other Drugs

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

Kucil Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Kucil 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 Kucil

Is this Kucil habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Kucil.

No

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

After taking Kucil you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, Kucil is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Kucil is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Kucil Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Kucil

Taking Kucil with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Kucil

Information about the interaction of Kucil 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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