WHAT IS FLONIDA 5%?
FLONIDA 5% contain Fluorouracil which belongs to a group of anti-cancer medicines
WHAT FLONIDA 5% IS USED FOR?
It is used to treat skin conditions such as keratosis (a horny growth of the skin) and some simple skin cancers
SIDE EFFECTS OF Flonida 5%:
Stomach problems such as pain, cramps, diarrhoea and vomiting
Swelling and soreness of the mouth and tongue
Fever or feeling generally unwell
These side effects may occur if you use too much cream or if you apply the cream to open cuts.
Keep this medicine out of reach of children
Store at a room temperature (15-25°C)
Flonida 5 Cream is used in the treatment of certain skin problems, including cancer or conditions that could become cancerous if not treated. It may be used to treat other conditions, as determined by the doctor.
Flonida 5 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 5 cream
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 5 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 5 Cream
- 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
HOW FLONIDA CREAM WORKS
Flonida 5 Cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
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 5% Cream via licking.