• Efudex
  • Efudex Solution consists of 2% or 5% fluorouracil on a weight/weight basis, compounded with propylene glycol, tris (hydroxymethyl) aminomethane, hydroxypropyl cellulose, parabens (methyl and propyl) and disodium edetate. (rxlist.com)
  • Efudex Cream contains 5% fluorouracil in a vanishing cream base consisting of white petrolatum, stearyl alcohol, propylene glycol, polysorbate 60, parabens (methyl and propyl), and purified water. (rxlist.com)
  • What are the possible side effects of fluorouracil topical (Carac, Efudex, Efudex Occlusion Pack, Fluoroplex)? (rxlist.com)
  • Efudex Solution is available in 10-mL drop dispensers containing either 2% ( NDC 0187-3202-10) or 5% ( NDC 0187-3203-10) fluorouracil and 25-mL drop dispensers containing either 2% ( NDC 0187- 3202-02) or 5% ( NDC 0187-3203-02) fluorouracil on a weight/weight basis compounded with propylene glycol, tris (hydroxymethyl) aminomethane, hydroxypropyl cellulose, parabens (methyl and propyl) and disodium edetate. (rxlist.com)
  • Efudex Cream is available in 40 g tubes containing 5% fluorouracil ( NDC 0187-3204-47) in a vanishing cream base consisting of white petrolatum, stearyl alcohol, propylene glycol, polysorbate 60, parabens (methyl and propyl), and purified water. (rxlist.com)
  • Topical 5-fluorouracil (5-FU, Efudex, Carac) has been shown to be an effective therapy for diffuse, but minor actinic cheilitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • topical
  • 1. A topical composition for the treatment of multiple actinic keratoses, comprising, in admixture with a pharmaceutically acceptable topical carrier,fluorouracil, and from about 0.1% to about 3% by weight of said composition of Live Yeast Cell Derivative (LYCD), said fluorouracil being present in an amount effective to treat the multiple actinic keratoses of the skin. (patentgenius.com)
  • 2. A topical composition according to claim 1, wherein said fluorouracil is present in an amount of about 0.5% by weight, and said Live Yeast Cell Derivative is present in an amount of about 0.5% by weight. (patentgenius.com)
  • 3. A method for treating multiple actinic keratoses of the skin of a human being, which comprises topically applying to said human being a composition comprising, in admixture with a pharmaceutically acceptable topical carrier, fluorouracil, andfrom about 0.1% to about 3% by weight of said composition of Live Yeast Cell Derivative (LYCD), said fluorouracil being present in an amount effective to treat the multiple keratoses of the skin. (patentgenius.com)
  • clinical
  • The Fluorouracil Filtering Surgery Study (FFSS) was a randomized, controlled clinical trial comparing the success rate of standard glaucoma filtering surgery to the success rate of standard surgery with adjunctive 5-FU treatment. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Patients
  • To determine whether postoperative subconjunctival injections of 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) increase the success rate of filtering surgery in patients at high risk for failure after standard glaucoma filtering surgery. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Patients receive pralatrexate intravenously (IV) over 5 minutes on day 1 and fluorouracil IV continuously over 48 hours on days 2 and 16. (knowcancer.com)
  • skin
  • If fluorouracil comes into contact with your skin, wash the area with soap and water and contact your doctor, nurse or pharmacist. (drugs.com)