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    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    6/2/2012 1:32:32 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This is my second course of treatment with efudex. My first was about four years ago, and two years ago I used Levulan which is a photodynamic therapy method for certain skin conditions. My experience with the efudex has been very positive. I did experience some discomfort in the final few days of application and was given a prescription for a small dose of hydrocodone which helped tremendously ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    2/4/2012 7:58:16 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female 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 Efudex three times in six years and the results are incredible. 3-4 weeks of not such nice looking skin is worth the results.

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    6/20/2011 2:49:22 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My doctor said I would get small scabs after 1 week and then they would fall off. No problem. Easy. She didn't say I would have terrible pain, itchy skin (with a felling like I wanted to rip it off!), and it's day 17 and I fell horrible! I look horrible, and the scabs still haven;t formed, let alone fallen off. I didn't have any noticeable skin cancer. I was just a person who wnet in t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    3/12/2011 11:41:37 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am on 4 week, day 3. I am using on my forehead and head, mostly in balding areas. This is my 3rd go around. I used it in a small are in 1993 and in a larger area in 2004. I look hidious. My leasioins have just erupted into welts and scabs. I know the process and understand that this is good for it means I am at the end of the process. I will apply the creme until Monday and move into hea ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    11/1/2010 6:26:47 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Have been on treatment for arms 1 month - very little pain and working well. On face - in third week of treatment and not sure I can continue. The pain and burning is almost too much. Everyday gets worse, but don't want to stop the healing. Feels like there are millions of ants crawling and biting my skin. Have not really slept in 4 days and thats bad also. Still trying to hang in there.

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