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Is mitomycine gel available in UK for treatment of c. in

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Is mitomycine gel available in UK for treatment of c. in urethra?
JA: Is this a new condition, or have you been dealing with it for a while?
Customer: Found by cystopic examination in Jan but told by various consultants that drug is not available in UK and search going on in US.
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Previous treatment with Mit.C. for tumours in bladder - all OK. Now needing Gel because condition whole length and complete circumference of Urethra.
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 13 days ago.

Good afternoon, I am Dr Ruff, thank you for contacting us today

Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 13 days ago.

It is licenced in the UK for Bladder cancer along with a few others, but would need to be requested by hospital pharmacies only.

If you have spoken with your Oncologist or Urologist and it is not available, then this seems like your final answer.