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How to know when to stop applying Fluorouracil Cream USP 5%?

Posted 23 Oct 2011 by Ravenvail66 4 answers

I have been applying Fluorouracil Cream for about 3 weeks to my scalp and forehead. It is dry, flaking, and itches. How do i know when to stop applying?

Fluorouracil - When does irritation start and can it be covered with makeup during treatment?

Posted 16 Dec 2015 by gab53 3 answers

I will be starting fluorouracil treatment on my face on 1/1/2016. I work as a receptionist so I am the first person seen at my business. Will I be able to work the first few days? How many days into the treatment does the irritated skin start? Hoping to be able to work at least the first 5 days.

Fluorouracil - After 2 hours it says you can use moisturizer. Should I wash my face first?

Posted 19 Sep 2016 by Cahamilton 1 answer

Or do you leave the cream on and apply the moisturizer over it?

Fluorouracil - What do you use on the skin after treatment to make the skin heal?

Posted 24 May 2016 by Old Broad 67 1 answer

I use it on my feet for a month 2 times a day for precancerous skin. After the treatment the skin remains blotchy, red, scabby, dry, and my feet feel like they are on fire.

Fluorouracil - Can I cover whole face with cream as I cannot tell what spots are the pre-cancerous?

Posted 13 Feb 2016 by MtnSun 2 answers

I am so hesitant to use the Fluorouracil cream I washed it off immediately after putting it on my face. I was told by the doctor to put it on the precancerous spots which I could not really identify. So because of several spots it then seemed I might as well put it all over but didn't know ...

Has anybody used fluorouracil 5% topical cream for only seven days only and get good results?

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by eedx2 2 answers

My Doctor, an MD, who prescribed fluorouracil 5% topical cream to spots on my face and was told to apply it twice a day just to the spots for seven days. A little back ground, I have had some previous skin problems in the past and been treated by freezing (cryo.) for a spot or two, one of which ...

Efudex - On my sixth day of facial application of Fluorouracil 5%. Wow! I normally have very dry?

Posted 16 days ago by E Michael 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?

Fluorouracil - Since the biological halflife of the FU is on the order of 20 minutes can I wash off?

Posted 10 days ago by daviser 0 answers

I want to wash the residue off so I don't ru it into my eyes accidentally

Fluorouracil - Hi, I has squamous cell on my shoulder and did the chemotherapy lotion for 3 weeks?

Posted 13 days ago by lauralee63 0 answers

... twice a day. I stopped using it 6 weeks ago. Should of all the redness be healed by now? What are signs that it did not work? Thank you

Has anyone used the fluorouracil 5% cream then got pregnant?

Posted 6 Mar 2017 by Airbear224 1 answer

I recently found out that I am pregnant, I used the topical cream on the top of my arms and a small spot on my chest. Total of 10 applications. I am wondering if anyone else had something similar and if it caused any kind of birth defects. Many websites saying to not use during pregnancy or if ...

Fluorouracil - Has anyone had a reaction or bad side affect?

Posted 19 Feb 2017 by Minnie1958 0 answers

... that happen?

Fluorouracil - Is it common to experience severe pain, bleeding from scabs, sleeplessness due to?

Posted 13 Nov 2016 by gastonman 2 answers

... pain and a constant feeling that your face is wrapped glass chards?

Fluorouracil - Anyone use Tolak on the lower lip?

Posted 7 Feb 2017 by 60something 0 answers

My derm has prescribed Tolak for AK on my lower lip but after reading the comments here I am really scared to even start.

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