ABOUT THE DRUG:
Fluorouracil is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Flonida. Fluorouracil belongs to a group of medicines called anti-metabolites or antineoplastic. This medication is used on the skin to treat pre-cancerous and cancerous skin growth.
USES OF THE DRUG:
Fluorouracil in the form of Flonida Cream is used for the topical treatment of multiple actinic or solar keratoses of the face and anterior scalp. It is also used to treat other conditions such as basal cell carcinomas of the skin, Bowens disease, it is a type of skin cancer, psoriasis, genital warts and porokeratos is it is an unusual inherited skin condition causing dry patches on the arms and legs.
WORKING OF THE DRUG:
Fluorouracil belongs to a class of drugs called as Antimetabolites. It works by killing the fast growing abnormal cells that cause the death of the cell of the causative agent which are responsible for various skin diseases.
Flonida is manufactured by Shalaks Pharma, India. This drug is available on our website under various, different pack sizes. To buy Flonida?1% (20 gm) Cream online, visit 24x7pharma.com.
DOSAGE FORM AND STRENGTHS:
The drug is available in the form of a Cream under the following brand name and strength on our website:
Flonida ? 1% (10 gm ) Cream
Flonida ? 5% (10 gm) Cream
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DO NOT TAKE THIS DRUG IF YOU:
Are hypersensitive to this active ingredient Fluorouracilor any other ingredient of the medicine
Have the metabolic disorder dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (DPD) enzyme deficiency
Have poor bone marrow function
Are pregnant or planning to be pregnant in the near future
Are a breastfeeding woman
TELL YOUR DOCTOR IF YOU:
Ever had an allergic reaction to any medicine
Have any skin problem
Have a problem of acne
Have a problem of thinning skin
You have the area of the skin, which is to betreated is damaged or inflamed, or has open sores
HOW MUCH TO TAKE THE DRUG?
The dosage depends upon your weight, age, your medical history and your response to the treatment. Therefore, the correct dose will be decided by your doctor. Take the dose exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Never applied this shampoo in very large quantity.
HOW TO TAKE THE DRUG?
Apply a small amount of this medicine to the affected area. Gently rub the medicine until it is well distributed. Wash your hands after applying this cream. Do not cover the areas with other dressings unless advised to do so by your doctor. Do not mix Fucort H cream with other medications.
FOR HOW LONG TO TAKE?
You should take the dose until you complete the prescription. Do not stop taking the dose even if you feel better. You should complete the prescribed dose.
In case of an overdose, call your doctor immediately, or get emergency medical attention.
If you miss a the application of Fluorouracil, then take it as soon as you remember, unless it is time to apply the next dose. Do not apply a double dose
SIDE EFFECTS OF FLONIDA 1%:
If any of these effects continuing for a long time or the condition become uncontrolled, contact your doctor immediately.
Secondary skin infection
COMMON DRUG INTERACTIONS:
You must let your doctor know about your medical history in advance and always take the list of all medications with you, which you may be using, especially these ones: abatron, daflon, estroven, folic acid, diatx, biotin forte, apetex, foliamin, geritol, humira, jetepar.However, this is not a complete information as mentioning all the details for this drug is quite difficult. There may be other medications that may show interaction. Never start a new medication with consulting a doctor.
THINGS TO REMEMBER:
Do not use this medication for any other disease without consulting with the doctor
Do not share this medicine with anyone else, even if they have similar symptoms as you are having
In case you do not feel better and cured after completing the medication, then consult your doctor immediately
Store the medicine at room temperature. Do not freeze it
Flonida 1% Cream is for external use only. You should use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. The affected area should be clean and dry before application of the ointment.You must wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying this medicine. This medicine should be used regularly to get the most benefit from it.
Do not use more than you need as it will not clear your condition faster and some side effects may be increased. If your condition goes on for longer than 3-6 weeks or gets worse at any time, let your doctor know. click here : Flonida
Some common side effects
Some common side effects include skin irritation, redness or itching at the site of application. Please consult your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration.
Avoid direct contact of the medicine with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.
It is not likely that other medicines you take by mouth or injection will affect the way this medicine works, but talk to your doctor before using it if you have recently used another cream for the treatment. This medicine is not advised to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Ask your doctor if it is safe. It makes your skin more sensitive to sunlight, wear protective clothing or use an effective sunscreen.
USES OF FLONIDA CREAM
- Actinic keratosis
BENEFITS OF FLONIDA CREAM
In Actinic keratosis
Actinic keratosis is an abnormal rough and scaly growth of skin, due to long-term exposure to the sun. These lesions can lead to skin cancer and need medical attention.
Flonida 1% Cream kills or stops the growth of cancer cells and also prevents the multiplication of cancer cells.
This helps to prevent skin cancer and also improves the skin texture.
Use it as prescribed by the doctor and follow all the instructions carefully.
SIDE EFFECTS OF FLONIDA CREAM
Common side effects of Flonida
- Hair loss
- Agranulocytosis (deficiency of granulocytes in the blood)
- General discomfort
- Skin exfoliation
- Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
- Febrile neutropenia
- Angina (heart related chest pain)
- ECG changes
- Decreased immunity
HOW TO USE FLONIDA CREAM
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use.
Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
HOW FLONIDA CREAM WORKS
The baby’s skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Flonida 1% Cream via licking.
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