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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 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 ...

How do I treat a diphenhydramine rash born from using topical and oral Benadryl for poison sumac?

Posted 22 Jun 2017 by Haaloe 0 answers

I recently contracted poison sumac unknowingly in our backyard, and had it spread all over the front of my body within a couple of days. I went to an urgency care station nearby and was administered prednisone. I was told that it was fine to take Benadryl for itch relief while on prednisone. What I ...

Monistat 3 - I don't know if I put the tube to apply the cream far enough inside me... How do I know

Posted 12 Nov 2016 by Samanthapatti 1 answer

... if I did it right? I also applied the topical cream and it still itches.

Compound W - Can you use the freezing method and the topical right afterwards?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by KellieHH 1 answer

We used the compound w on my son's warts on his hand and then put topical on them and covered with a bandage I'm worried we over did it

Elidel - Do you have to be permanently using this for rest of life for it to eliminate symptoms?

Posted 3 Apr 2017 by Kirstin5 0 answers

Will symptoms come back if you stop using this? I.e- is it just a mask? The same as topical steroids?

Triamcinolone - Does anyone make a liquid topical form of this drug?

Posted 19 Mar 2017 by MsLeo 0 answers

I have a severe breakout on my scalp. Years ago there was an squeeze-type bottle of liquid I used to use

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 ...

Picato - Can I use a topical antibiotic cream on my chest 4 days after application and can I cover?

Posted 25 Feb 2017 by Ethel17 0 answers

... with a bandage or gauze to protect from run Being on clothing?

Ciclopirox - What is "Topical Toe Freshener" for?

Posted 8 Feb 2017 by Newbie5 0 answers

I received my Ciclopirox Treatment Kit and it has two bottles in it. Ciclopirox 8% Nail Lacquer. I assume this the medicine to be applied to the toe fungus. There is a second much larger bottle of "Tropical Toe Freshener". What is that used for? My doctor sent in a different prescription ...

I have had two infusions of Remicade (Infliximab) - 12 days after my 1st infusion I have an all over

Posted 8 Jan 2017 by Mrs R Preece 1 answer

... body itchy rash of which steroid topical cream has not helped plus dermatology cream not helping. Does anyone know if the rash will eventually subside? I have suffered with Crohn's for 41 years. R Preece

How long does it take for minocycline and adapalene to work?

Posted 14 Dec 2016 by Matthew132313 0 answers

I have been using minocycline for 3 weeks now... minimal progress. Doctor prescripted me 100mg twice a day for 45 days with a topical gel called Adapalene. How long will it take to work? I am a teenage boy...

Cold sores - Can you use choraphor and other topical creams during the same outbreak?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 by thishurts13 0 answers

I know choraphor is supposed to be the super drug for cold sores but you are only supposed to use it once during the outbreak. I used it yesterday when I first felt the cold sore coming on, and today I woke up and it's a full blown blister and very painful. I'm wondering if I'm ...

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