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Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
7/23/2012 5:24:18 PM

Reviewer: ogwin, 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 drug was extremely effective on my facial actinic keratosis; I looked like a lobster for about 10 days but it was worth it; after 2 weeks my face looked 100% better

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
6/22/2011 10:55:22 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It was terribly uncomfortable, like having second degree burns. It is not for the weak of spirit. My young child could not look at my face for a few weeks. I became the poster child for skin cancer for several months. Very effective medication.

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

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