If its all the same to you advise your specialist before taking any medication. Aldara Cream 5%, 12 Envelopes 250mg Generic Name: imiquimod topical (i mi KWI mod) Brand Names: Aldara What is imiquimod topical? Imiquimod is a resistant response modifier. Imiquimod topical is used to treat actinic keratosis (a condition achieved by an abundance of sun presentation) on the face and scalp. Imiquimod topical is moreover used to treat a minor appearance of skin tumor called shallow basal cell carcinoma, when surgery would not be a suitable treatment. Imiquimod topical in like manner treats genital warts that appear on the outside of the body, however this pharmaceutical is not a cure for genital warts. Imiquimod may in like manner be used for purposes other than those recorded in this pharmaceutical associate.