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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jorge De la Pedraja
27 years experience in Plastic Surgery
⬇Inflammation: Mederma is made from onion extracts. It has been shown to have an antibacterial effect and an antiinflammatory effect. If you decrease the inflammatio ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Mederma: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Burke
18 years experience in Plastic Surgery
It depends.: It depends on application area. More importantly, note that mederma and the majority of topical treatment for scars have been shown to have no improve ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience in Dermatology
Scar treatment: Mederma is an over-the-counter topical scar cream.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Jack
20 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Scar treatment: Scar creams are anecdotally successful & may work early on-silicone based creams or sheets probably work best. If you don't see improvement by 2 month ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Abuzeni
25 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Depends: It depends on why you are using mederma. Today we have many options to treat scars. And the best treatment is usually when customized to fit the cause ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Should be...: Good for about a year.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
36 years experience in Breast Surgery
Can improve scars: but not for routine skin care
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Not a fan of Mederma: I do not recommend Mederma as I have not seen the benefits of treatment. It needs to be applied 4 times a day which is not practical for the typical i ... Read More

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