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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
31 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
Juvederm : Only juvederm is fda approved and legal in the us. Aquamid has gone through clinical trials but has not been approved for any use in the us. Aquamid ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Shifrin
16 years experience in Plastic Surgery
No: Aquamid is not a common filler in the United States. More commonly, juvederm, restalyne, radiesse, (dermal fillers) Perlane and others are used. I wou ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience in Internal Medicine
Aquamid?: hello- here is an eye-opening Q+A site on the Web. It appears Aquamid (acrilamide+water) is not certified by FDA in California and although they say i ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Aquamid: Aquamid is a non-absorbable soft volume filler for aesthetic and reconstructive purposes. Aquamid is the trade name for a specific formulation. It is ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric O'Neill
34 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Possibly dangerous: Any injection of a filler agent in the face, but particularly the nose, can be dangerous. Only seek the care of a board certified plastic surgeon or d ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rene Perez
10 years experience in Cosmetic Surgery
Possibly: Aquamid. Not all these fillers are indicated for every area of the body. Some of them aren't FDA approved and I hope they never are - they're right ou ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nose: Not as good a as a traditional rhinoplasty. You need to see a plastic surgeon to get a good exam and decide what would be best for you
A female asked:
Dr. Julio Garcia
41 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Although : Although only recently approved in the us for non-cosmetic use, it has been in use in europe for many years. There are some patients there with good r ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gregory Laurence
34 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Aquamid : Aquamid has promise, but it will be a long time before i will use it in my practice. Since artefill has such an established safety record, it will be ... Read More
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