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Antineoplastic Agent Efudix® Adult, Cancer-related

Fluorouracil - What is it for

​Topical fluorouracil is used on the skin to treat skin cancer and skin conditions that could become cancerous. Fluorouracil interferes with the growth of abnormal cells which are eventually destroyed.

This medication is also used for other skin conditions as determined by your doctor.

Fluorouracil - Additional Information

  • Updated on 3/31/2021 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup
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