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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 2 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

Posted 2 days 8 hours ago by Minnie1958 0 answers

... that happen?

Fluorouracil - Anyone use Tolak on the lower lip?

Posted 14 days ago 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.

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?

Has anyone used the Fluorouracil 5% solution?

Posted 1 Dec 2016 by Lbj1 0 answers

I'm a 59 yr old female that has a history of basal cell carcinoma with it mainly on my scalp. I've had one Mohs surgery and 5 other BCC removed. The dermatologist prescribed the solution for me to apply twice daily and for me to shampoo, apply the solution in the morning and repeat at ...

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?

Fluorouracil - When will the red spots fade?

Posted 8 Feb 2016 by Llane828 0 answers

I am using flouriurcil on my face at night to target basil cells. I have deep red blotches that look like extreme acne. I am two weeks into a four week treatment. I look horrid. When can I expect to look normal?

After I put on the fluorouracil cream, how long before I can wash it off. For example, if I put it?

Posted 1 Feb 2016 by Curious2016 0 answers

... on in the morning and then shower at noon, has it had time to do what it needs to do, or do I have to be careful not to wash it off. I am supposed to put it on 2X per day, but sometimes the hours do not line up, and I have to wash the cream off after a few hours. Does that ruin the ...

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