fluorouracil - injection, Adrucil
GENERIC NAME: FLUOROURACIL - INJECTION (flewr-oh-YOUR-uh-sill)
BRAND NAME(S): Adrucil
USES: Fluorouracil is used to treat various types of cancer. It is a chemotherapy drug that is used alone or in combination with other medications to slow or stop cancer cell growth.
HOW TO USE: This medication is usually given by injection into a vein as directed by your doctor. It may also be given by other methods of injection depending upon your medical condition. The dosage is based on your medical condition, body size, and response to therapy.If you are giving this medication to yourself at home, learn all usage instructions from your health care professional. Before using, check this product visually for particles or discoloration. If either is present, do not use the liquid. Learn how to store and discard medical supplies safely.
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