Delayed Reaction to Radiesse - Florida
- updated 2 years ago
I had Radiesse injected almost a month ago. This...
- 15 Apr 2011
I had Radiesse injected almost a month ago. This was done to fill the wrinkles and lines around my mouth. There was very little swelling and only one tiny bruise.
After three weeks plus of feeling ten years younger, I woke up with terrible itching in the injected areas. I went to say something to my husband and he said to call the doctor immediately! When I looked in the mirror I was extremely swollen, with large red patches at the injection site. My doctor is wonderful about this. She has done thousands of Radiesse injections and mine is only the second delayed reaction. The Prednisone brought the swelling down to about half what it was. My fear is if it will return once I'm off the Prednisone.
The company and my doctor both said it is a reaction from the Radiesse.
My marionette lines as well as the lines above my...
- 20 Apr 2011
My doctor has a great reputation and now I know why. She responded to my "panic" call immediately and I was seen by her as soon as I walked into her office. She called the company doctor,sent me for blood work,called the drugstore for my prescription, had me come back the next day and did a followup today.