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Valchlor

mechlorethamine topical
Mechlorethamine topical (for the skin) is used to treat Stage 1A or 1B mycosis fungoides-type cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Mechlorethamine topical is usually given after other skin treatments have been tried without success. Mechlorethamine topical may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
mechlorethamine topical
DRUG TYPE
topical antineoplastics

Frequently Asked Questions

Avoid getting this medication in your eyes. Mechlorethamine topical gel can cause blindness or permanent injury to your eyes. If this medication gets in your eyes, rinse them for at least 15 minutes with a large amount of water, normal saline, or an eye wash solution, and then seek emergency medical attention.

Avoid getting this medication in your mouth or nose. If this does happen, rinse for at least 15 minutes with a large amount of water and seek emergency medical attention. Mechlorethamine topical can cause pain, redness, or ulcers if it gets in your mouth or nose.

Always get emergency medical help if this medication accidentally gets in your eyes, nose, or mouth.

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