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Mederma

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Other Names: Scar Gel   Mederma For Kids
Mederma is a topical product used to improve scar appearance. It is a gel based on an onion extract and produced by Merz Pharmaceuticals of Frankfurt, Germany. Mederma's marketing claims it can make scars "softer, smoother, and less noticeable". Generic versions are sold under the name '''Cep... Read more on Wikipedia

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By Reneesmee Cullen
November 25, 2014
Reneesmee Cullen wrote
Useless for me
It smells funny and hasn't worked on me. I'm naturally olive and my stretch marks are light. I've also had them for years, so I am not sure if this product only works on new stretch marks.
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By Anon
October 18, 2013
Anon wrote
Allergic Reaction to Mederma Scar gel
I've been using Mederma on my 6 year old son for a post operation scar along his hairline. It's been about 2 months of daily use, and tonight, he developed hot, raised, itchy hives where I applied the gel. And it appears he itched the scar, then touched his eyes and mouth because his eye swelled up and his tongue is fat! No breathing problems, so I gave him a benedryl and the swelling has gone down. I don't think we used it long enough to see any appreciable difference, but will discontinue use due to the severe allergic reaction.
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a cure. I use mederma on my scars and it has actually helped...
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I just started using mederma too. My scars are...
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you have or are using mederma, when did you start applying...
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once it starts healing i recommend Mederma for the scar....
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I've used Mederma with really great success. My skin scars...
...used Mederma with really great success. My skin ...scar faded with continuous use, and Mederma is available ...
it works! ok, my dad got mederma for me, i started...
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across her cheek. She used mederma and swears by it! The...
Mederma for scars? My mother had horrible ...across her cheek. She used mederma and swears by it...
not fading. Mederma worked wonders - I've had success with...
...used Mederma on a scar on ...it just was not fading. Mederma worked wonders - I've had success wit...
rid from problem of scars. She feels it is very effective...
...has used mederma gel to get rid from problem of scars. She feels it is very effective on her...
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