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Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
3/4/2012 5:01:26 PM

Reviewer: 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:
At the end of week 2 of treatment. 1st week was not bad with only minor redness of the cheeks and misc. spots of redness at affected areas over face. 2nd week has increased pain and redness of the areas being treated. Scaling and burning of the areas being treated is occuring. The treatment seems to be working based on other experiences I have read about.

Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
2/17/2012 10:01:23 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Prescribed for 2 red patches of suspected keratosis on end of nose (couldn't be in a worse or more obvious place). Applied twice a day for 10 days, then 10 days off before starting a second 10 day twice a day application treatment. Can't see any difference yet but seeing the specialist in one month's time for analysis. Going to Spain next week and worried about how to protect nose if ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
11/7/2011 1:57:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Had a spot on my nose so my Dr. gave me this to put on the spot twice a day for two weeks. She told me I could spot treat or do my whole nose which I decided to do. I have discovered that I had quite a few spots on my nose that I didn't know I had. It has not been painful for me other than a sting here or there.

Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
11/5/2011 1:36:30 PM

Reviewer: none, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I followed the directions and it works like it should.

Condition: Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Skin
9/23/2011 8:19:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I'm putting on the cream twice a day for 3 weeks I have 5 more days to go I'm putting it on my face which is on fire, cracked and bleeding, I look like a monster, its embarrassing, its very painful, and I hope it works!

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