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    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    7/5/2016 2:47:50 PM

    Reviewer: njames820, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am into my second week of using Fluorouracil. I have been using the 50SPF for face and lips when I go outside and it also helps to hide the redness. I am checking with my doctor to see if that is okay but I thought I asked about that when I saw her in the first place. It is important to wear a hat especially with the UPF to protect you. My neighbor got me a booney hat with 50 UPF at Cosco for $ ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    5/23/2016 5:12:45 PM

    Reviewer: KonaPaul, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    At 75 over the last 25 years I have had a lot of nitrogen freezing, biopsy, surgery, Mohs Surgery, and Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) or blue light therapy (five times, once had to shave my head) for my skin cancer. Some comments on Fluorouracil topical after using it for six treatments: 1. Eye brow, 2. Bald spot on back of head (biggest problem is painful to sleep. Found I could use one of those ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    5/12/2016 8:47:37 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    The instructions say to use 2 - 4 weeks, I applied the cream to most parts of my face, it took about 5 days to see red spots where the skin is damaged, At the end of week 2 my entire face was red, and burning, my skin felt like leather in some places. I called the doctor complaining about my discomfort and he recommended stopping treatment as evidently it did what it was suppose to do, and he pres ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    4/15/2016 12:50:50 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I've taken fluorouracil a couple of times before, but in the past did it in 2 treatments â?? first the scalp on my bald head, then my face. I also think I might've had it prescribed for treatments of two weeks' duration.. This time I tried a more macho approach and did my face and scalp all at once. Also, my dermatologist prescribed it for three weeks. He said I could stop it ea ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    3/8/2016 11:39:58 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am finishing up my second week of use 2 times a day on my face. I previously used it for 2 weeks on my chest after having an area cut out leaving a 2 inch scar. My whole face is completely raw

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