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Posted 26 Jan 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 16 Mar 2017 by • 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
Posted 23 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
Hello, and thank you in advance. My mother passed away at age 54 of breast cancer after being diagnosed at age 49. No other family history known on African American side. Skin cancer prevalent on other side. I am 35 yo biracial African American and Caucasian ansestry. Should I consider the BRCA1/2 ...
Posted 30 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I started using this 7 days ago. There is no difference in my skin. It was prescribed for precancerous cells on my nose. How long before I will see the results everyone is talking about? I've been waiting for the peeling, and/or redness, but there isn't any. The nurse says the cream does ...
Posted 5 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
would it start as a flat brown oddly shape? I have two on my arm, One I used a buff puff to rub it off and now it's like a crusty wart that's growing in height.
I started erivedge after having 54 BCC's cut off over the last 16 years. I was on it from June until
Posted 7 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
... Sept last year, but stopped it because of all the side effects. From Sept 2015 until Mar 2016 I had grown 17 new skin cancers. Needless to say I had to go back on the Erivedge to take care of those spots and to keep more from growing. So I have a few questions. Has anybody else had this many ...
Posted 6 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
My Dad, who is 82, already had a history of basal and squamous cell carcinoma on his extremities and face. He has now been on hydroxyurea for about 3 years, and his skin cancer occurrences have markedly increased. His doctor insists it could not be due to the hydroxyurea, yet there is a warning ...
Posted 12 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
i have the skin cancer and was wondering when the spots on my body would start to go away
Posted 13 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
Is there a link between Lisinopril and basal carsanoma skin cancer? I am 57. I have been on Lisinopril for 8 years and have been diagnosed with basal carsanoma.
Posted 14 May 2016 by • 1 answer
... hctz all theses years!
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Posted 27 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
I have suffered with major depression for a long time and have also had 7 skin cancers thus far. Wondering if these conditions could be worsened by Otezla.
Posted 23 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 13 Aug 2015 by • 1 answer
... months ago I tried fluorouracil 5% on neck,back of neck & both arms & hands I had such a large area to cover that I ran out of the cream in 6 days. Its now 3 months later, Fiery rash, bumps & unbearable itch. Dr. doesn't seem to help me. Says this should clear up. . .but it ...
Posted 31 Jul 2015 by • 2 answers
- I've had this mole since I was little. Two days ago it got really itchy, I thought something bit me so I scratched. Today I felt a scab and picked on it and noticed it was my mole. It became a scab and is now falling off. Is this bad? The color nor the size isnt any different. It feels a ...