What is Mechlorethamine topical?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Valchlor

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Mechlorethamine topical is a gel used to treat a type of cancer called mycosis fungoides type cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
1
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Mechlorethamine topical

Side effect Patients
Burning sensation 1
Itching under skin 1
Skin peeling 1

Why patients stopped taking Mechlorethamine topical

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Mechlorethamine topical

Duration

Stopped taking Mechlorethamine topical

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Mechlorethamine topical.