Location: The State of New York
Member since 3/25/2009


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Reviews & Stories

Sculptra is a Horror

I was never given any warnings. I was told that sculptra was an inert biocompatable biodegradable filler that would stimulate the skin to appear thicker and cover an old injury i had.  I was told allergy testing isnt needed because it is made of the same stuff that absorbable sutures is made of.  (I have had absorbable sutures, no problem there).  I was never given any... READ MORE

Questions from Dru11

Sculptra Granulomas Biofilm?

Sculptra was injected improperly by a board certified PS in 2008. I still have painful nodules under my right eye and they swell and hurt. I was told that there may be a... READ MORE

Why Do Drs on RS Say Sculptra is Gone in 2 Years. I Have It in Biopsy at 3 Years. Wish It Was Gone but It is Not?

Sanofi says: "The kinetics of SCULPTRA resorption in humans has not been determined. In an intradermal implantation study in rabbits all animals had "several relatively large... READ MORE

Recent comments from Dru11

I hope it works for you! Keep us posted please. Maybe if they are just forming it will help but I think if it was that simple the really smart Dr. who has tried to help me with these problems (he did not inject me) has every type of... READ COMMENT

Still there. I am under the impression they do not go away. Did you know that poly lactic acid (sculptra) is the same thing that is used in 3D printers to make objects? It is PLA is used as the material that makes objects in 3D... READ COMMENT

The FDA and Sanofi Aventis both say the duration of particles is >24months. At that time on histology "large remnants" remain, consistent with the "persistent particle nature" of the implanted material. Greater than 24 months but... READ COMMENT

Unfortunately I have isolated. I do see a shrink and I have tried really hard to accept what is now, but I have lost so much and not just things but my identity, my confidence. This has made me not only very ill but also very... READ COMMENT

They only pay attention to lawyers "we do not deal with threats of litigation". Can you hire an attorney to file a product liability civil action? There are several people in the states who have had some degree of success with product... READ COMMENT