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    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    2/19/2016 4:05:26 PM

    Reviewer: spooker, 75 or over on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have just started use of the Fluorouracil 5% and when I picked it up from the pharmacy the pharmacist told me to put the cream on and then use the old tub of Vaseline to put over it. That might help those that are having cracking and bleeding. You feel like a grease ball and it will stick to clothing. I am on my 4th day of use. I don't see any changes or don't feel any heat. I'm ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    2/18/2016 10:28:51 AM

    Reviewer: None, 75 or over on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have used this product several times over the last few years, and satisfied with the results. However about two weeks into treatment this time I developed a couple very tender areas on my scrotum ( I was only applying it to my face and forearms) that looked like an abrasion and after a couple days began bleeding quite a bit, also some irregular white lumps that were very sore,however after I fin ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    2/1/2016 4:54:26 PM

    Reviewer: Chapp, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I work outside and live in the South, so I have developed Actinic Keratosis (AK) and Basal Cell Carcinomas. After applying the cream to my face and after about 7 days, I started to look like I stuck my head in an oven. Very painful cracking and some bleeding if you don't moisturize properly. The 5FU pulled the cancers out like corn flakes and after 3 weeks, my face was clear and baby skin s ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    2/1/2016 3:33:43 PM

    Reviewer: flouroucil 5, 75 or over on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    After 30 days of use (twice a day) on small spot on side of nose I experienced much redness of surrounding tissue (nostril, side of nose,etc. but within 2 weeks after treatment Aquafore greatly relieved the dry,crusty areas, however, white lumps have developed. What are they - Dr. not concerned?

    Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
    1/21/2016 6:23:00 PM

    Reviewer: rosy, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    At 55 I have had dozens of biopsies, several scrape and burn treatments, nitrogen freezing, incised areas and Mohs surgery on my face. This cream is amazing and I could avoided most of those other treatments and costs if a doctor had prescribed it sooner. Yes, burn, itch, scab peel...but so much better than ALL of the appointments, pain, healing and high cost of other procedures. My four siblings ... Show Full Comment

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