Fluorouracil, 5-FU skin cream or solution
- Generic Name: Fluorouracil
- Brand Names: Carac
- Drug Class: Antimetabolites
- Strengths: 0.5%, 1%, 2%, 5%, 50mg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
FLUOROURACIL, 5-FU (flure oh YOOR a sil) is a chemotherapy agent. It is used on the skin to treat skin cancer and skin conditions that could become cancer.