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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Mastisol Liquid Adhesive Misc.

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5/6/2013 6:43:01 PM

Reviewer: Gina, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

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Current Rating: 1

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Current Rating: 1

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I had a laparoscopic hysterectomy. There were four incisions made. Within 24 hours the area around the incisions became red, blistery and very itchy. Within a day of leaving the hospital I was back at the doctor for the now spreading rash. I now have itching, redness and blisters on body areas that I did not have surgery on. The surgeon told me it was the Mastisol used during surgery and about 1 i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/19/2013 9:36:12 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female (Patient)

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Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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I had a complete thyroidectomy. The surgeon used Mastisol to secure the steri strips. I have had the same reaction as everybody else on here...severe itching,a rash with small blisters,the skin feels lumpy and hard. I have been applying cortisol and taking benadryl and applying ice it seems to only help with the itching...it looks horrible. I am only one week post op so I still have to keep the s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/6/2013 12:55:47 AM

Reviewer: Lisalegolady, 45-54 Female (Patient)

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Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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I have used this product twice. The first time was after surgery to remove a plate in my leg. A few days after surgery, the 8" long incision was surrounded by small red bumps that turned into small blisters. The surgeon did not know what was causing it, but treated me for an infection. Once that had run its course I began getting the small, itchy blister patches all over my body, continui ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
2/26/2013 9:57:27 PM

Reviewer: lois, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

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Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

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Had surgery to transfer a tendon into first thumb jointon Wed. 1/30. 2 days later my hand and lower arm swelled up like a balloon with 9 clear fluid blisters around the two incisions and top of my hand.On tuesday the blisters looked black and had grown in size.The swelling caused the incision over the thumb to open and it cont to drawn but is starting to close.It was finally decided the mastisol h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/23/2013 2:32:35 AM

Reviewer: Ariel, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

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Current Rating: 1

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I had a roaring rash all over my back from this substance and a week later my face and throat started to swell up and I was back at the hospital. I had not had any allergic reactions like this before and now it is ten months after my fusion surgery and I am still having reactions including facial edema

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