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13 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Other
2/4/2014 7:27:01 PM

Reviewer: Kellie433621, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was burned badly, when I was a little one in the 70's, by a pot of hot coffee that I had pulled off the counter and onto my whole body. My mom took me to the ER where they put Butesin Picrate all over me. It immediately took the pain away and I never got one single blister and no scars. This was definately a "miracle" ointment and I cannot believe that it is no longer manufactured. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/30/2013 3:20:35 PM

Reviewer: tomcharbell, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Facial burns from gas oven explosion were treated ~ after roughly a week of treatment, hypersensitivity developed with raised vesicles. 1 year later exposure to butesin Picrate in "Dixie Bell Gin" & tonic caused a severe allergic reaction needing medical attention

Condition: Other
9/26/2011 12:56:43 AM

Reviewer: weenasgirl, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My daughter burned her arm and neck with hot coffee with butesin picrate she never scarred the pain eased up immediately

Condition: Other
10/4/2010 9:00:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been using Butesin Picrate for years for burns and can't seem to find it anymore. Is it still available in the USA? It stops the pain and promotes healing of all kinds of burns. I have found nothing better

Condition: Other
5/12/2010 12:11:29 PM

Reviewer: nightEchoes, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Butesin Picrate - best in the world for burns. Used it since i was a child. My family swears by it. I've NEVER gotten a scar from any burn treated with BP. Now? Can't find it anywhere. Pharmacists have no idea what i'm talking about. The last time we bought it was from Eckerd, which is no longer. i spelled the product name to the Pharmacist at Rite Aid and at CVS. Both had abs ... Show Full Comment

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