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Can I use mederma while pregnant

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric O'Neill
36 years experience
No problem!: Mederma is only an onion extract, so no. Whatever you are using it for will unlikely be improved, as well..

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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
No data.: Mederma has never been tested on pregnant women, to my knowledge, so there is no data one way or the other. My standard advice for anyone who is pregn... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 72 years experience
Stretch marks: There are no treatments for stretch marks! save your time, money, and effort. The itching can be relieved with over-the-counter Hydrocortisone cream, ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
Plastic Surgery 57 years experience
I do not think so: In my opinion it does not reduce keloids.
A female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 30 years experience
It is made from: onion skin and can thin out the thicker scars, but as a dermatologist i don't feel it really lightens the color of scars
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jorge De la Pedraja
Plastic Surgery 29 years experience
It may: Mederma is made from onion extract and that has been shown to improve the appearance of scars. Silicone, pressure, and steroids have also been shown t... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Press
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
I doubt it: Mederma can be effective in improving the appearance of scars. I am not aware of any positive effect on non-scar tissue.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Walker
Plastic Surgery 27 years experience
Probably not: You may want to consult with a dermatologist to get te best results possible, but will probably need a comprehensive regimen of bleaching creams, and ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Fiala
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Yes: It's not designed for use on an open wound. Wait until things have healed over.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elliot Duboys
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Never: A 7 year old scar is what you're going have permanently. There is nothing available that can remove scars. Mederma can minimize scarring, but will ... Read More