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Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
11/13/2011 4:24:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had a couple spots on my right cheek retun after they were burned off several years ago. Dr. prescribed fluorouracil and now into the 3rd. week.kin feels like melted olastic spread over cheek then allowed to harden. Sometimes itchy,also a burning feeling. Skin also is starting to dry in areas,cracking. re-check with Dr. in late Dec. Try to show only good side in pictures,and am getting quite ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
3/15/2011 2:38:19 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
What were almost invisible ak are now obvious red spots. Stopped after 4-5 days of visiable sores, They healed and went to other locations on the face. Too long a process but seems to be working. The biggest side effect is trying to explain to others than the appearance is due to treatment and not catching.

Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
1/12/2011 12:48:25 PM

Reviewer: NeverAgainWith5FU, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was told to use 5FU cream on my arms, hands and fingers for 5 weeks, twice daily. Areas affected proved to be larger than I expected. It is unsightly and much more painful than I was expecting. In week 6 now, stopped treatment last week. Arms are very sore, it's difficult to think of anything else. Just a constant burning. Certain areas became so raw as to bleed, and I d/c'd the cream in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
5/12/2010 7:55:57 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am one week in to a two week treatment for sun damaged skin patches on my face and arms. I'll review the medication after the next weeks treatment.

Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
4/24/2010 2:48:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Starting third week of twice a day application. The process is very effective. My face is showing much more damage than I anticipated. Seven more days and I will stop and allow for the healing. My face looks horrible with very little irritation. More iching than discomfort.

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