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    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    3/11/2016 11:26:42 AM

    Reviewer: Debbie, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been using this medication for years. Depending on the basil cell spot, the cream reacts differently. I have had some spots that grew to the size of a dollar coin, very painful, and the cancer spot has been eradicated. Some spots react with a small red lumpy itchy area the size of a pencil eraser. The only side effect physically is that I get very tired. I feel this cream is very effec ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    11/17/2015 7:41:22 AM

    Reviewer: jamie, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Been on med. for two weeks,no side affects as of yet. 3x week mwf three sm. areas with reaction. Red crack and dry. all on my scalp. Hope this works tried of dealing with skin issues. Two more weeks to go.Then see Derm. two weeks after.

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    7/29/2015 7:29:47 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Aldara is a money spinning scam, it's dangerous, most painful and should long have been forbiten.

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    7/13/2015 6:32:01 AM

    Reviewer: Cath dib, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Have a small basal cell carcinoma side of my nose.near my eye.6 week course ofAldara cream.ok at first .but after 3weeks. A scab very sore and started to weep .went docs and recomend stop the cream for a week@Flucloxacillin tablets ,to clear infection...feeling rough...not looking forward to going back on the cream.for 3more weeks....

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    4/3/2015 12:21:29 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was prescribed this by my dermatologist. She said I may feel nauseaus. I am applying it to my upper chest 5 times per week and have finished 2 weeks. I'm stopping until I see her. It is itchy, burning, blisters formed and are now one big dry sore that is about 3 cm wide.I have had flu like symptoms, my lips swelled up to twice their size and were very sore. I had to take acycyclovir for 4 da ... Show Full Comment

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