5 Flucel 500 Injection is also known as 5FU Cbc 500mg Injection. 5 Flucel 500 Injection is basically used in combination chemotherapy with other cancer drugs to treat colon, stomach, breast, lungs and rectal cancer that can grow and spread to other parts of the body. It is also used to treat certain types of invasive breast cancer after cancer surgery to remove the tumor. 5 Flucel 500 Injection is classified as antimetabolites. It will help to stop or prevent the development of new cancer cells in your body. It will help to prevent the development of new cancer cells, kill and also stop the multiplication of cancer cells.
5 Flucel 500 Injection helps to treat different types of cancer for example; lungs, colon, rectum, breasts, stomach, pancreas. It is also used in combination chemotherapy with other medications to treat cancer in different parts of the body.
5 Flucel 500 Injection comes as a liquid (solution) slowly injected (infused) into a body vein by a health care professional, doctor or nurse. The dosage schedule or length of treatment depends on how well your body reacts to the medication and what drugs you are consuming and what type of cancer you have. Dosage and frequency will be decided by your doctor, If you experience any serious side effects during your treatment with 5 Flucel 500 Injection, inform your doctor immediately.
5 Flucel 500 Injection is thought to be the binding of the folate cofactor, N5-1-methylenetetrahydrofolate and deoxyribonucleotide of the drug, to thymidylate synthase to form a covalently bound ternary complex. It works by interfering with the growth of DNA & RNA synthesis (genetic material) of the cancer cells. As result, it stops the multiplication and new development of the cancer cells and eventually kills them.