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FLUOROPLEX
Actinic keratoses
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Drug Name:

FLUOROPLEX Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Fluorouracil 1%; crm; contains benzyl alcohol.

Company:
Allergan

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for FLUOROPLEX:

Multiple actinic or solar keratoses.

Adult:

Apply twice daily until erosion occurs (usually 2–6 weeks). May require increased frequency and duration for areas other than the head and neck.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

Pregnancy (Cat.X).

Warnings/Precautions:

Apply cautiously near eyes, nose, mouth. Avoid mucous membranes, occlusion, ulcerated/inflamed skin, exposure to sun or UV light. Wash hands after application if fingers were used. Notify patients of expected skin reaction. Biopsy unresponsive lesions. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Pharmacological Class:

Antimetabolite.

Adverse Reactions:

Pain, pruritus, burning, irritation, inflammation, contact dermatitis, telangiectasia, hyperpigmentation, scarring.

How Supplied:

Crm—30g

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