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    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    8/1/2017 1:45:31 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started on this to treat dry flaky skin on my nose and some patchy areas on my forehead and at the corner of my lip. I had many reservations about starting this medication (I'm a former cancer nurse) and I wish I'd listened to my gut. The pain and burning was more than I could tolerate. I developed every side effect documented, poor sleep, emotional instability, constant bleeding from ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    4/25/2017 9:03:39 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Two weeks of application on face and chest; first few days only red cheeks; by middle of second week face was entirely red as was chest and some spots on neck; then the crusty lesions developed on cheeks; very uncomfortable but tolerable with the right attitude. Throw vanity to the wind; it looks hideous; lesions weep into pillow and face sticks to pillow as lesions pull away during the night. Mo ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    3/12/2017 11:12:01 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    what can I use to take away the itch - the continual itch from Efudex?

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    1/10/2017 6:00:29 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I've done an Efudex treatment 3 times on my face and once on my neck and arms. It's painful but really great results and worth the pain. Skin clears of the pre-cancerous lesions and looks better. Once I was able to use Carac which I only had to apply once/day.

    Condition: Roughened Red Patches of Skin due to Sun Exposure
    11/11/2016 6:06:57 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have used several times in the past. Usually 2 weeks 2x day is sufficient. When it starts to bleed stop! Scabs don't occur until you quit using the creme. DO NOT get it on your eyelids or anywhere around eyes as this is extremely sensitive skin. You will look like someone has hit you. Good product and good luck.

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