Efudex - Uses & Side Effects
Generic name: Fluorouracil
Efudex is an anti-cancer drug which has the chemical name 5-fluorouracil. Efudex is used to treat actinic keratoses. An actinic keratosis is a precancerous skin lesion caused by sun damage. Actinic keratoses feel rough and are sometimes scaly. Actinic keratoses are not skin cancer, but they often turn into skin cancer.
Uses of Efudex
Side Effects of Efudex
Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, inform your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue using Efudex.Side effects may include:
Warnings and precautions before taking Efudex:
Drug Interaction :-
Since fluorouracil is applied topically, it is highly unlikely that an overdosage would occur. In the event that this preparation is accidentaly ingested.
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