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Flonida 5% W/W Cream

Manufacturer: Menarini India Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Fluorouracil
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Flonida cream falls under a class of drugs known as anti-metabolites. It is used to treat symptoms of colon and breast/stomach/ pancreas cancer and as a cream it treats abnormal skin growth. It functions by prohibiting the growth of cancerous cells.

Before using this medication notify your doctor if you are allergic to any ingredient contained within this medication or if you have any other allergies. The dosage should be determined by your doctor based on your condition.

This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:

The side effects of this medication are as follows:

  • Photosensitivity Of Skin

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women are advised to take medical help before using this medication.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.

This medication is a chemotherapy drug belonging to the group of antimetabolites. It works by restricting the creation and repairing of DNA cells, and thereby prevents the growth and proliferation of the cancer cells in the body.

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