• Burning from Radiation

    Asked by Sunnysideup on Thursday, May 30, 2013

    Burning from Radiation

    I am starting to have some burning from the radiation on my back. I remember reading some recommendations on this site about some good creams to use for that. Can anyone repost what they are please?

    3 Answers from the Community

    • melanomamama's Avatar

      A nurse recommended simple,inexpensive aloe vera gel that is available in any pharmacy. I had good luck with that. I used it regularly during radiation, and have no radiation scarring on my chest.
      Constance Emerson Crooker

      over 4 years ago
    • carm's Avatar

      Try Biafine, I think it is availabld on Amazon. Best of luck to you, Carm RN.

      over 4 years ago
    • akristine's Avatar

      Aloe vera gel during treatment; Eucerin Aquafor after. Worked beautifully.

      over 4 years ago

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