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Fluorac Side Effects

Generic Name: diclofenac / fluorouracil topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about diclofenac / fluorouracil topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Fluorac.

Applies to diclofenac/fluorouracil topical: topical cream

General

The most commonly reported side effects were burning, crusting, allergic contact dermatitis, pruritus, scarring, rash, soreness, and ulceration.[Ref]

Cardiovascular

Frequency not reported: Ventricular septal birth defects[Ref]

Hematologic

Frequency not reported: Eosinophilia, thrombocytopenia, toxic granulation, leukocytosis[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Alopecia, blistering, bullous pemphigoid, scaling, suppuration, swelling, telangiectasia, tenderness, urticaria, skin rash[Ref]

Immunologic

Frequency not reported: Herpes simplex[Ref]

Local

Frequency not reported: Discomfort, ichthyosis[Ref]

Ocular

Frequency not reported: Conjunctival reaction, corneal reaction, lacrimation

Psychiatric

Frequency not reported: Emotional upset, insomnia, irritability[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Frequency not reported: Medicinal taste, stomatitis, cleft lip and palate birth defects[Ref]

Respiratory

Frequency not reported: Nasal irritation[Ref]

Metabolic

Frequency not reported: Fluid retention, edema[Ref]

Other

Frequency not reported: Miscarriage

References

1. "Product Information. Fluorac (diclofenac-fluorouracil topical)." Burke Therapeutics, Hot Springs, AR.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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