A drug that is used as a treatment for cancer. It belongs to the family of drugs called antimetabolites. Also called 5-FU.

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... FLUOROURACIL, 5-FU (Adrucil®) is a chemotherapy agent used for treating many types of cancer including colon and rectal cancer, breast cancer, stomach cancer, and cancer of the head and neck. Fluorouracil interferes with the growth of cancer cells. Generic fluorouracil injections are available. ...
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Fluorouracil Systematic (IUPAC) name 5-fluoro-1H-pyrimidine-2, ...
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