Fluorouracil Injection

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  • Brand Name: Adrucil
  • Innovator Brand Name: Adrucil
  • API: Fluorouracil
  • Strength: 50mg/ml
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Uses of medication:

Fluorouracil is a chemotherapy drug used in the treatment of several types of cancer such as colon, bladder, breast, thymic, cervical, gastrointestinal, and other types of cancer. It is either used alone or in combination with other medications to either stop or slow down the activity of cancerous cell growth.

Dosage: The drug is available in injection form that is injected intravenously by the healthcare professional. Fluorouracil dosage depends upon several medical conditions such as response to therapy and body size.

If accidentally people took an overdose of the fluorouracil injection then the patient should immediately consult with the health care professional and call the toxicity center.

Treatment Reactions:

The most commonly reported fluorouracil side effects include:

  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Skin darkening
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Itching
  • Mild diarrhea
  • Dehydration
  • Stomach pain
  • Blood in stool

Warnings and Precautions:

  • Before starting the treatment consult with your health care professional about an already existing allergy, the injection contains several inactive ingredients that can cause allergic reactions.
  • Before taking this drug chat with your doctor about the medical history especially thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, or decreased bone marrow functioning.
  • Do not have live vaccination without proper doctor’s permission.
  • Avoid using a sharp-edged instrument or any other equipment that can cause injury.
  • Avoid any kind of sport that can cause bruises, cut, or injury.
  • Apply proper sunscreen before going out in the day.
  • Use proper contraceptive measures to avoid pregnancy.
  • Women should not take this drug as it can cause potential embryo fetus damage.
  • Fluorouracil uses is also not recommended in case of breastfeeding as it can pass through breast milk to the newborn baby

More Info.

Storage: The injection should be stored at the mentioned temperature on the vial. Please take this medication away from children and pets. Properly discard the product and do not flush the medication.

Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps to connect buyers with suppliers who can ship fluorouracil injection worldwide as per the buyer’s requirement. Fluorouracil cost is very reasonable and The Indian Pharma provides the guarantee of quality and delivery for this injection.

Buying Procedure: For buying an Adrucil injection, you just need to contact us at our Toll-free number +91 1800 889 1064 or whatsApp us on +918130290915 or Email–info@theindianpharma.com

Conclusion: The fluorouracil injection has shown effective evidence in order to treat numerous cancers. The safety as well as efficacy profile is also good.

Commonly Asked Questions

What is the common side effect of fluorouracil injection?

The common side effect of the injection includes nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, abdominal pain, dehydration, blood in the stool, and hypersensitivity.

Is fluorouracil a chemo drug?

Yes, fluorouracil is a chemo drug that is used for the treatment of several types of cancer.

How does fluorouracil medication work? 

It is believed that the drug is involved in blocking the action of the thymidylate synthase and thus stopping the production of DNA.

What is the fluorouracil cost in India?

The injection is available at a very reasonable and inexpensive price in India the patient can buy it from any registered pharmaceutical companies.