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

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by eedx2 6 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 ...

Hi ! Completed 2× day fl. 5%for 22 days..spots scabbed over, and so now I am putting hydrocortisone

Posted 25 Feb 2018 by Iowadawn55 0 answers

..them. BUT on my center forehead..one spot turned red than pink, yet has "oozed" and feels raw ..Yet never scabbed. Do I continue cream on this raw spot? Did it "die" or is not healed?

Scalp problem male 25?

Posted 18 Feb 2018 by Scalphelp 0 answers

I have a bump on my scalp that is slighlty dark in color because of a layer of dead skin on top of the bump. If I peel the dead skin off underneath it is pink. I have had this for a few years. Is this something serious?

I have psoratic arthritis and on Enbrel for 2 years, I've developed skin cancers and the Enbrel?

Posted 31 Dec 2017 by marti545 1 answer

could have something to do with the cancer. so I have to stop the injections till we get more biopsies back. What is the best meds to take if I cant continue the Enbrel.

Does fluorouracil 5% cream damage hearing aids if it gets on them?

Posted 25 Nov 2017 by rikthompson1959 0 answers

I am applying fluorouracil 5% cream to my ears to treat skin cancer. I wear hearing aids. Does anyone know if it can damage them?

Hi, I am currently taking Xeljanz XR 11 MG this past year. The previous three years I was taking?

Posted 14 Oct 2017 by mikmagkat 0 answers

... the Xeljanz 5 MG which was twice a day. I get skin cancer checkups yearly. I've just recently had surgery for Basal Cell Skin cancer and at the same time diagnosed with a Squamous Skin cancer on my leg, and taking Brachytherapy (Radiation) as a treatment. Have any of you noticed more skin ...

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

Posted 16 Mar 2017 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

BRCA1/2 testing - Should I consider? Mom died aggressive form?

Posted 23 Feb 2017 by Marylaw 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 ...

Carac - How long before I will see the results everyone is talking about?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 by ddwoods99 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 ...

Skin Cancer and Hydroxyurea?

Posted 6 Jun 2016 by katcoe 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 ...

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 reed236 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 ...

Skin Cancer - what does it look like?

Posted 5 Sep 2016 by AW2242514 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 have been on triumeq for 4 weeks, when will my immune system start changing?

Posted 12 Jul 2016 by why_57 0 answers

i have the skin cancer and was wondering when the spots on my body would start to go away

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