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

Posted 23 Oct 2011 by Ravenvail66 12 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?

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

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by eedx2 7 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 ...

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

Posted 16 Dec 2015 by gab53 4 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 - Can I cover whole face with cream as I cannot tell what spots are the pre-cancerous?

Posted 13 Feb 2016 by MtnSun 5 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 ...

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 - Hi! I finished a 2 week treatment a few days ago. I've been applying aquafor?

Posted 22 Apr 2017 by courthome 1 answer

... liberally! My skin is unbearable without it. I'm going out of my mind with the itching and burning. Is it ok to help the dead thick layers of slimy skin come off? Today it's showing all new blistery looking bumps that haven't been there previously. Very itchy. Was wondering if it ...

Fluorouracil - I am on day 10 of using this cream; had several spots. My doctor said spread it ...

Posted 16 Aug 2018 by ccjacket 1 answer

... over the top of my head. At this point several spots are getting a little angry, but basically the entire top of my forehead is also red and angry. Is this abnormal?

Should I continue to apply fluorouracil cream on the oozing and crusting spots, or should I stop?

Posted 8 Mar 2011 by freedove 1 answer

or is this the time to stop and let them heal?

Fluorouracil - Whats the best healing lotion after treatments?

Posted 10 Feb 2014 by twinsurf 2 answers

Whats the best healing lotion after treatments? ?? Burning red ...

Fluorouracil cream. I have been using this cream for nearly five weeks now, applying once a day...

Posted 29 Oct 2017 by Busybee72 1 answer

... to my arm as prescribed by my Dr. I don’t see any improvement nor have I had any of the described, inflammation, rash etc. However, I am feeling very tired and queasy most of the time, my appetite is virtually non existent. I’m slim, and am noticing weight loss. What can I do? ...

If I apply fluorouracil on one spot on my face will my entire face get red?

Posted 14 Apr 2018 by Glendashep50 2 answers

I work in a factory with dust will my whole face be affected or will the one area

Fluorouracil - What is the time frame to see if skin will react to cream? 1day 2 days???

Posted 22 Nov 2015 by lspriggs01 1 answer

I just began my treatment for Basic Cell C. on my face and the v of my neck/chest. What is the time frame to see a response to the medication? Day 1 and only slightly reddish... just wondering if it is working?

I have used Fluorouracil cream 14 days, is that long enough to have a proper effect?

Posted 31 Oct 2011 by eckcynthia 1 answer

The pain and the open sores are unbearable! I opted to stop the use on the 14th day, is this enough time to have a positive effect on my cancers?

Fluorouracil - What do I apply to my face after I stop applying the cream?

Posted 7 Feb 2012 by Gekko4321 1 answer

I have heard Vaseline andother stuff. Can I go back to normal way of using OTC lotion?

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