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  1. my fiance a carrier of molluscum?
    ... while. should i be getting better now? ive been taking aldara , vitamins, coral calcium and cycling herbs like atragalus...

Skin Problems board

  1. keloid scar
    ... Look into aldara genital wart cream. You have to use it as soon as...

  2. Wart Removed - Please help
    ... till I went to the docter. Anyway, they prescribed Aldara . I was about to use it but then read about the horrible...

  3. advice please - mulloscum
    ... treating a child, but I would recommend using the aldara and treat her skin in the morning after her shower...
    ... was also told that it will take a long time for the aldara to work, 4 months. I have been using it for 2 months...

  4. Keloid Scarring Anxiety
    ... I think that there is a genital wart cream called aldara that may be used on keloids. Or if you cut the scar...

  5. Treatment resistant warts
    ... them alone for a week, then I was to start applying Aldara Cream. If no improvement in a month, I'd have to ... saw this, stopped the freezing, and kept me on the Aldara cream only. I went through more than 3 boxes ... of Aldara , religiously following my treatment regimen. I had ... contagious, such as ringworm. Eventually I stopped the Aldara cream, and the swelling that the Aldara caused around ... doctor to doctor, detailing the steroid, freezing, and Aldara cream treatments, and not getting real help, etc. ... already knew that) then he tells me he’s prescribing Aldara cream. BACK TO SQUARE ONE, apparently he didn’t...

  6. Wart on cheek.
    ... of it? For about two weeks, I've been using some Aldara that I got from my dermatologist [used it to take ... stuff. What's my best option? Continue with the Aldara , use one of the other products, or have my dermatologist...

  7. 1 wart...5 years and counting
    ... option for the back of my hand. :( i've also used Aldara on it (i think it's for genital warts), for a number...
    ... have tried on other ones with no success). if this aldara stuff doesn't work after a few months, i guess that...
    ... option for the back of my hand. :( i've also used Aldara on it (i think it's for genital warts), for a number...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. how do you treat radiation burns
    ... creamy (the baby diaper rash cream) for burns from Aldara and liquid nitrogen. I don't know if this helps,...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Persistent ASCUS Pap--Aaarrgghhhhh!!!!
    ... discuss my options including cryo. The Dr. mentioned aldara cream which has to be applied directly to the cervix...
    ... Mommywifey..............ok, I have heard of Aldara , but I strongly, strongly, STRONGLY SUGGEST reading ... all personal experiences with Aldara before electing that treatment ESPECIALLY since you ... cervix! Look in the in the skin cancer boards where Aldara is typically used. I am very against surgery for dysplasia ... the problem) but I think I'd sooner try that than Aldara on a sensitive mucus membrane surface. In fact 2 years...
    ... should I say NP. The NP is the one who offered up aldara after my persistent pushing but that's also the office ... located near the IL/ IN border and see one dr in IN ( aldara offer) which is a womens health speacialist office...
    ... and she hires a NP in her practice who offered the Aldara after you pushed & pushed (good for you! although...
    ... handle the overflow. The NP is the one who offered up ALDARA although I'm not sure I'm going that route at this...

  2. VIN III & VaIN III - Young, Scared, Hopeful, Need Guidance and Information
    ... going to watch andthe moment, unfortunatley for me the Aldara cream is not suitable due to other skin problems i ... thinking of you and hoping you get on ok with the aldara cream. Also well done on giving up smoking that is...
    ... still a big deal to me. I'm still waiting for the Aldara to kick in. Not that I want pain and irritation, ... was wondering if anyone knew how long it took for Aldara to kick in. Also, the original lesions were cut off...

  3. CIN 3 and now VIN 3
    ... of places. Has your gyn-onco talked to you about Aldara ?...
    ... opinion. Yes my Gynae has talked to me about the Aldara , but he said he thought we should wait till my next...

  4. Help--7 years of normal paps, suddenly CIN 1/HR HPV
    ... once you have it. Has anyone heard of or tried Aldara (imiquimod)? I know it's for warts, but I think you...

  5. Very, very scared
    ... it is like a chemotherapy cream? I have heard of aldara being used on the vulva for vulval dysplasia or VIN...

  6. Abnormal Pap Smear, Dysplasia
    ... had a very mild case only having 5-8 warts. I took aldara and they cleared up right away. Well I went and had...

  7. 18 years old and pretty scared!
    ... high and low risk dyspasia. i am currently taking aldara for it but am scared i wont be able to have kids in...

  8. Beta Mannan
    ... cervical and vulvar dysplasia after a cone biopsy and Aldara cream for the vulva. I am tired of surgery and painful...
    ... cervical and vulvar dysplasia after a cone biopsy and Aldara cream for the vulva. I am tired of surgery and painful...
    ... mannan or not. also, my doc told me they can prescribe Aldara , which is an immune boosting acid type cream that...

  9. Dysplasia on vulva???
    ... how do we treat those?) and we agreed to try the Aldara cream...I have read up on it and have read about women ... biopsy. I have a feeling the side-effects for the Aldara will get worse; but I want this to heal up and go...

Cancer: Skin board

  1. what is the difference?
    ... understanding that is what will decide whether I can go the Aldara route or the Mohs surgery route. Any insight is...

  2. I'm soooooooooooo scared
    ... it and the report. She orginally suggested I use Aldara but I am skeptical of that. I don't know that that...
    ... color returns to normal. I agree with you about the Aldara . If the Aldara doesn't work, you've wasted precious...

  3. Lip Cancer Treatment
    ... complicated area of the face. My first treatment was Aldara , applied directly to the lip twice a day for 2 weeks ... had any type of surgery. For anyone considering Aldara or another topical treatment over MOHS, I would recommend...

  4. should i be scared?
    ... a basal cell carcinoma, I was given a cream called Aldara to apply. It didn't have any effect. So I was sent...

  5. Aldara -- irritation?
    ... having surgery. Now I'm trying Efudex. It's like Aldara , but supposed to be stronger. I just started, so can...
    ... I used Aldara for 3 wks for a basal cell spot on my neck. The scab ... worked? I didn't have any irritation or pain from the Aldara - just a huge scab that finally came off....
    ... pin head. (Not all the way through the nose). With Aldara it is completely healed....

  6. What is `H' closier after MOHS? + Efudex?
    ... a Professor in Australia that was doing trials on Aldara Cream. US was just starting on trials & always behind ... info off the BBC News saying: US *FDA just approved Aldara in July `04 for sBCC on body but not face. I'll research...

  7. Cream to put on skin cancer?
    ... Sounds like Aldara . I am using it now on my forehead. After 10 days of ... want to do it anywhere else on my face. I also use Aldara on my chest and shoulders and it does the same thing...
    ... after the biopsy sight healed. Then I applied the Aldara . Worked great!! Only left a little white scar that ... with. I have had the aggressive form in the past. Aldara is not recomended for these types...........
    ... superficial bc on my nose and the derm wants me to try Aldara . She said the results for this type of skin cancer ... me to try this first. I have done some research on Aldara and it seems to depend alot on your own skin as to ... offered. From what I understand the results from using Aldara can be remarkable if the area can tolerate the treatment...

  8. Infection after MOHS surgery - anyone experience this?
    ... experience with basal cell on the nose. My Derm prescibed Aldara to use for 10 weeks on the bc. This is recently approved ... just regular excision and heals up really well. The Aldara has made the area on my nose very red, a little sore...

  9. More basal cells
    ... work about the same, but I would have to say that the Aldara was a bit more irritating to my skin cancer (a good...
    ... it scares me a bit to just be applying lotions like aldara etc when I have no idea what I am dealing with. The ... Aldara also seems to work well once the spot has been biopsied...

  10. Basal Cell Infiltrative Morpheaform
    ... sure your derm will do a fine job. Maybe you can use Aldara on it? Did you ask him?...

  11. Aldara (Imiquimod) and Photodynamic Therapy
    ... for replying, motherchunk. So you are saying that Aldara does leave some kind of scarring or "white area."...
    ... I have also used Aldara (works great and I had no scarring) and Efudex and ... skin cancer on my back that I have been treating with Aldara and it works GREAT!...
    ... come out with some type of cure...I have used Efudex, Aldara and Carac cream......

  12. keratosis
    ... it was pre-cancerous keratosis. He told me to use Aldara cream three times a week. I used it twice and it...
    ... later (12/02) it came back & I had to retreat with the Aldara cream for 3 weeks. I'm now "watching & waiting" &...

  13. new to board
    ... to my old dermatologist and he is having me apply Aldara to the spot and one other in the same area. He said...

  14. Severe Adverse Reactions to ALDARA
    ... having? i have never heard of any side-effects from aldara other than redness, a little pain, and itching. are ... you sure its the aldara ? are you taking any other medications? and you are ... only using the aldara on the OUTSIDE of your body, right??...
    ... more than glad to go into the details surrounding my ALDARA treatment which I received one year ago. Originally ... having? i have never heard of any side-effects from aldara other than redness, a little pain, and itching. are ... you sure its the aldara ? are you taking any other medications? and you are ... only using the aldara on the OUTSIDE of your body, right?? ...

Cancer: Uterine board

  1. VIN
    ... and biopsied. I'm only 28 so the doc has prescribed Aldara prior to other treatment options. I've been on it...

Children's Health board

  1. eczema/warts
    ... didn't get them all. they make a prescription called aldara . i put it on like 4 times and they were gone. may...

  2. molluscus contagious
    ... they are a virus. This last round, the Doc gave me Aldara , a cream to destroy genetal warts! [img]http://www ... since he will likely be a banshee about the deal. The Aldara worked on one of them but it takes FOREVER! Up to...

Herpes board

  1. Sore?? Please Help
    ... got tested but i also have HPV and i was using the aldara cream for genital warts and from what i understand...

  2. currently on suppressive therapy and still getting outbreaks.... what gives??
    ... !! the night before my period came i had used aldara cream (this goes to show you- i am EXTREMELY careful ... being careful doesn't guarantee that you're safe.) the aldara is very irritating, and i feel like this triggers ... for me. can anyone else relate?? not even to the aldara part, but to the fact that they're on suppressive...

  3. I think god is teasing me!
    ... gotten worse...I have had a acid treatment and been on aldara for over a month. I think I am gonna get them froze...

  4. Desperately Seeking help!!! Burining while irritaion is it herpes?
    ... was diagnosed with HPV last year and began taking aldara to clear up my gential warts. After about six weeks ... and he informed me that I had a bad reaction to the aldara . Since this reaction, I have had pain while urinating...

  5. Why can't they cure this??
    ... Aldara has been found to trigger outbreaks of herpes in some ... put it on the label. If you really want to know what Aldara is all about I suggest you visit [url]http://www.aldara1 ... will not do you justice in educating yourself about Aldara . It's really bad stuff. Side effects include drug...

  6. Aldera Help
    ... about this. Thanks HI! Yes. I have been using Aldara and I have gotten a lot of those blisters right where ... somewhere else from someone who got blisters from Aldara , had the blister biopsied, and came out negative for ... side effect of the cream. I hope it doesn't mean that Aldara can activate a dormant case of herpes, just that Aldara...
    ... HERPES! - Definitely not. If it comes and goes with the Aldara , it is not herpes. I was told this is a very common...
    ... HERPES! - Definitely not. If it comes and goes with the Aldara , it is not herpes. I was told this is a very common...
    ... Aldara has been found to trigger outbreaks of herpes in some ... it on the label. If you really want to know what Aldara is all about I suggest you visit [url]http://www.aldara1 ... will not do you justice in educating yourself about Aldara . It's really bad stuff....
    ... blistering is most definately a common side effect of aldara cream. :)...
    ... absolutely appauling that 3M, the manufacturer of Aldara , failed to disclose known "flaws" with their drug ... as pointed out by the aldara 1.com website. This total disregard for human safety ... patients, internationally, coming down with all sorts of " Aldara induced" disorders like Pemphigus, HSV outbreaks,...

  7. Herpes...?
    ... crazy. They went away in just a few days after using Aldara cream on them, and have never returned. I hope you...

  8. Anyone here tried Aldara Cream?
    ... having a hard time getting up to speed. As far as Aldara , I always thought that it was for genital warts, not...
    ... Do you have herpes or HPV? I have never heard of Aldara for herpes, I thought it was used for HPV (genital...
    ... diet could be better and general health is average. Aldara is for genital warts but my specialist (who is supposed...

  9. herpa rescue
    ... has been a godsend for me (I have HPV and had tried Aldara with limited success and lots of irritation). I've...

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) board

  1. HPV - Recurring CIN III Cells
    ... treatments. My doctor has said he wanted to try me on Aldara cream but everything I have read says that this still...

  2. Aldara cream hurting?
    ... The pain when sitting and peeing is a side effect of aldara . I also had intances where i got blisters down there...
    ... diagnosed little more than a week ago, and had cryo and Aldara and now it's all gone! I know it may come back, and...

  3. HPV/GW/Aldara and bad side effects!!
    ... I was upgraded but lo and behold...) I started Aldara last Thursday so last night was my 5th application ... underwear. I know that it can take a while for Aldara to start working, that it can cause irritation, and...
    ... Hello! I also used aldara .. I want to comment on a quote you mentioned.. "have ... warts. I also had more warts appear but I stopped the aldara treatment and started on the home remedy of apple ... but do as your doctor has told but youcan stop your aldara treatment if it is causing problems because you dont...
    ... red. But I think that is expected. If you go to the Aldara website, it shows some pic.s of what its supposed...
    ... bumps on my vaginal walls. Those went away with the Aldara but it was a few days later when the herpes sores...

  4. Just been diagnosed
    ... had one course of cryo (ow!) and the dr gave me some Aldara cream. My partner shows no signs or abnormalities...

  5. When a Dr wants a colposcopy done, does it always mean bad?
    ... around the anus area.. its about 3 or 4. I am using the aldara cream for treatments of the warts. I actually told...

  6. what do warts look like when medicated?
    ... juice on her, and also prescribed a medication named Aldara Cream about 12 packages) after the beetle juice didnt...

  7. Common Warts - Testimony
    ... So I went to the dermatologist. He prescribed me Aldara . Very expensive: hundreds of dollars. I tried applying...

  8. question(s) about Aldara(Iquiminod)
    ... Ive been using prescribed Aldara for oh 3-4 weeks now for external genital warts under...

  9. Scared for my partner!I Don't want him to get genital warts from me:(
    ... it since I have been going through treatment with aldara . We will use protection when we do again (after the...

  10. Genital warts on anus? Treatment question!
    ... How far deep can I go with the aldara cream into my anus. The warts are outside and just ... a little past the surface of the anus... can I use Aldara cream there? If I go too deep what can happen...
    ... QUOTE=mse1249;3609006]How far deep can I go with the aldara cream into my anus. The warts are outside and just ... a little past the surface of the anus... can I use Aldara cream there? If I go too deep what can happen...

  11. dermatologists/ hpv
    ... I'm looking to get a prescription of Aldara but am unsure of what kind of doctor I need to see...

  12. Possible to get HPV if both partners never had sex/even kissed before?
    ... may not. VIN is not easy to treat, it can include Aldara , or excisions, or vulvectomy's. So women need to be...

  13. aldara cream
    ... Hi SG, I was given aldara OFF label for pre-cancer vaginal cells. My doctor...

  14. Aldara Cream
    ... quicker, some people think it's less painful (the Aldara cream takes weeks to work, which means weeks of chafing...

  15. Anal warts from HPV?
    ... penile warts under control at least. I have tried Aldara (the stuff prescribed to my girlfriend) when the penile...
    ... internal medicine doctor would be fine for this. If the Aldara cream didn't work for you, the doctor can use an in...

  16. Cryotherapy- Freezing warts??? Has anyone done this??
    ... years now. I had outbreak of warts 3 years ago, took Aldara , and they went away and didn't return until earlier ... this year. I've been using the Aldara not as religiously as before, but I've had these 4...

  17. HPV and Aldara
    ... So I should do a second round on the Aldara ? I wasn't sure if I should wait longer to see if they ... medication. I was wondering how long after takin aldara did other people's clear up....

  18. how can men be treated for hpv?
    ... treated with cellular immune modifying compounds like Aldara cream....

  19. My Story
    ... and sent me to a dermatologist. He treated me with Aldara off and on about 4 or 5 times and I have had the bumps...

  20. i need advice
    ... questions...(hope that he is honest with you!!)........ aldara is also used to treat plantars warts on the feet. ... so just because someone sees a box of aldara ....dont assume the worst! my 16 year old daughter...

  21. difference between herpes and hpv..... if you have either, HELP
    ... herpes, or vice versa??? i have been trying to use aldara for the hpv, but then i feel like it upsets the herpes...

  22. Possible Genital Warts? Help!
    ... genital warts. But if they are your doc can prescribe Aldara and they will go away, BUT if you have HPV you will...

  23. Living with HPV/Anal warts
    ... talk to my doctor about it, he gave me an Rx for 3M's Aldara cream, but said that if I didn't want to pay for it...

  24. Question on HPV
    ... opinions. they all said the same thing. one put me on aldara to "boost" my immune system, yet all it's done is...

  25. do i have hpv?
    ... for at least 3 or 4 years now. she prescribed me aldara at the time. i got a pap and also blood tests done ... all of my tests came back normal. also, i used the aldara for 2 months and it did nothing. does this mean what...

  26. what are other symptoms of hpv besides genital warts?
    ... visits are costing me a fortune. The doctors have me on aldara to get rid of the warts. Will this cream help with...

  27. HPV? Genital Warts
    ... My doc said I have genital warts. She gave me aldara to treat it. Well it has been going great. I went...

  28. HPV and ALDERA
    ... has ever worked for me is getting them frozen off. aldara was useless. not to say it won't work for you, but...

  29. Need Hpv Advice!
    ... had to keep telling myself!!!) i was prescribed aldara cream, which worked wonders but itched like craaazy ... better (including much more anitoxidants), and with the aldara cream (which also works by stopping this immune response...

  30. What are the odds? HPV anyone please?
    ... wart at a time. she recommended a treatment such as aldara since it seems to attack the "root" of the wart better...

  31. Calling All HPV Informants and Analysts!
    ... which caused more to come about. i was prescribed aldara cream, i changed my eating habits to be healthier...


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