What does flucytosine mean?

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  1. flucytosine(Noun)

    A synthetic antimycotic drug, a fluorinated pyrimidine analogue structurally related to the cytostatic fluorouracil and to floxuridine.

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  1. Flucytosine

    Flucytosine, or 5-fluorocytosine, a fluorinated pyrimidine analogue, is a synthetic antimycotic drug. It is structurally related to the cytostatic fluorouracil and to floxuridine. It is available in oral and in some countries also in injectable form. A common brand name is Ancobon. Flucytosine was first synthesized in 1957 but its antifungal properties discovered in 1964. The drug is dispensed in capsules of 250 mg and 500 mg strength. The injectable form is diluted in 250 mL saline solution to contain 2.5 g total. The solution is physically incompatible with other drugs including amphotericin B.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Flucytosine

    A fluorinated cytosine analog that is used as an antifungal agent.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flucytosine in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flucytosine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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