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Posted 30 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
... more red, sorer, so dry and feels hot. What can I use to soothe and help the healing?
Posted 1 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 3 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I have used Efudix before for actinic keratosis but can't remember at what stage you stop using it. I don't want to carry on for more time than needed. The lesion is returning in the same place(nose) as before ( two years ago.)
Posted 29 May 2010 by • 1 answer
I can't see any crusting or blistering. It seems that most users only apply the cream for 1 - 2 weeks. The information that comes with the cream is not very clear and I don't know if I should continue with the treatment. Thanks Kaz
Posted 3 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
My doctor has prescribed a ten day treatment with Efudex but I would like to know how long after before my skin looks somewhat normal again? I am using it on my forearms only.
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
My Dr told me to use twice a day for 21 days. The red blotches & burning is incredible and are all over my entire face except my forehead. I am wondering (on average) how long it may take for your face to look normal again, 2 weeks or longer?
Posted 13 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
... skin and use moisturizers daily and of course now my facial skin is even more dry. Is it OK to use moisturizers while using the Fluorouracil?
Posted 21 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
I have been using Efudex on my face for ten days now. I have four more days to go. My face is extremely itchy and uncomfortable. Can I apply/use Cortisone cream on my face while using the Efudex to alleviate the itching? I don't know if cortisone cream is contraindicated with Efudex. If it is, ...
Posted 10 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
pain and tight skin and bleeding is challenging for me. can I apply an ointment between efudex applications? starting third and final week today. thank you, Paul
Posted 27 Dec 2016 by • 2 answers
Want to make sure I am not applying to much cream at one time?
Posted 19 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
I have a job involving face to face with the public and have had it prescibed by the G.P. for facial A.K.
Posted 14 Aug 2018 by • 2 answers
I had a red lump on my arm for several years which no one recognised as an amelanotic melanoma. My GP eventually gave me Efudex for it and was surprised when I returned after the required period and othing had changed. She told me she was sending me to a dermatologist which I thought meant ...
Posted 4 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
... constant temp environment around 60-70 degrees. Safe to use?
Posted 23 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 6 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
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