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Condition: Other
9/29/2014 10:32:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After neck surgery 3 days later began to swell and have blisters. Now entire front of neck is raw and weeping sores. This allergic reaction needs to be reported to FDA this product is horrible

Condition: Other
9/29/2014 4:47:48 PM

Reviewer: owiver, 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:
This adhesive glue was used to close incisions during the removal of my gall bladder. I had a severe reaction at every wound site that included painful blisters, swelling and extreme discomfort. The reaction became so severe that I had to return to the ER for IV strength steroids and meds to ease the swelling and blistering. It took weeks for my incision sites to heal and I'm left with addi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/24/2014 9:42:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After my sutures were removed post perineal tendon (both brevus and longus) mastisol was used to adhere steristrips over my incision. The entire area covered by mastisol was hugely blistered which has lengthened my recovery exponentially. The raw skin under the blister is now a bundle of nerves that are extremely painful. I am unable to stand anything to touch this area without excruciating pain. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/20/2013 2:18:27 PM

Reviewer: Frustrated, 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:
I have had serious adverse reactions to Mastisol three times. The first time the glue was used to secure a bandage following earlobe repair. The second time the glue was used to secure a bandage following cyst removal. The third time the glue was used to secure a splint to my nose following nose surgery. Each time several days post-op itchy, oozing, yellow blisters developed and spread beyond the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/26/2013 2:34:06 PM

Reviewer: bananaboat, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I used the product as adhesive on my skin following a surgical procedure. I developed an allergic reaction to it consisting of hives, rash at the site of use, and swelling of the area not associated with the procedure. It became very itchy.

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