Efudix

  • Flurouracil
  • A chemotherapy drug which is cytotoxic
  • Used for many years
  • Targets cells with a high turnover rate which can be premalignant
  • Used to treat solar keratosis which can be a precursor or pre-cancer for Squamous Cell Carcinomas
  • Also used for superficial squamous cell Carcinoma also known as Bowens Disease, Squamous Cell Carcinoma in situ (SCCis) and Intra Epidermal Carcinoma (IEC) – these 4 terms are for the same condition
  • Use a thin smear daily for one month, usually twice daily for 2 weeks, cutting down to once daily for 2nd two weeks depending on the amount of inflammation
  • Opening Hours

  • Monday
    08:20am – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday
    09:00am – 05:00pm
  • Wednesday
    09:00am – 12:00pm
  • Thursday
    09:00am – 05:00pm
  • Friday
    08:20am – 05:00pm
  • Saturday
    09:00am – 01:00pm
  • Sunday
    Closed