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8/8/2010 11:37:33 AM

Reviewer: kwynn@buffalo.edu, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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08/2010, KW, Buffalo, NY. Now 6 weeks post op, Total Knee Replacement: ( FYI ) Severe chemical burns with huge blisters erupted 4 days post op, total knee replacement. Intense burning and now the entire Mastisol treated area is numb on the surface, with deep pain, nerve damage and loss of skin pigmentation. On 1200 MG Gabapentin q/d and Lortabs for persistent pain deep into the tissues. In r ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/22/2010 10:12:14 AM

Reviewer: Borg_Queen, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have never had a worse skin reaction! I rarely have had any skin issues or allergies. Product was used to adhere steri strips during a post op doc visit. After 3 days, skin around my incision was red, extremely itchy, blistered, and flaky. Looked like a deep second degree burn. Had to use hydrocortozone cream to put out the burning sensation. Symptoms were persistent for a week before slowly subs ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/16/2010 5:14:38 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Had ankle surgery doctor used mastisol on site now site is one huge blister. The site was covered in a splint for 2 weeks burning uncontrolable. When they took splint off the blister was found. It is very painful and has pushed my recovery time back. I am very upset. This was the first time this product was used. I have had many surgeries.

Condition: Other
6/5/2010 12:36:45 PM

Reviewer: twinsMom, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a catastroppic reaction to Mastisol after a Breast reduction. Blistering and necrosis of skin. This was three years ago. I spoke with the maker of the drug Ferndale labs and was informed by letter that it knew of the reactions. I tried to comment with them but they won't return the call. I need a complete revision of the scar as it is binding from the reaction and still is sensitive. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/18/2010 5:21:47 PM

Reviewer: momto3boys, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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Had breast augmentation and mini tummy tuck a week ago. Went to the doctor for check up yesterday (he already had been informed of my allergy to adhesives). My incisions looked good so he removed steri strips and then I felt him "brush" on something and apply tape to my tummy tuck incision. I looked up and saw the bottle of Mastisol. I said "Oh My god! I hope I don't have a rea ... Show Full Comment

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