Chloraprep,preoperative Report: Severe blisters that burn
A following Chloraprep,preoperative side effect report was submitted by a user.
Male patient reported the following Chloraprep,preoperative cleaning side effects :
severe red,blisters,that burn bad
chloraprep was used to clean my arm before surgery.two days after the surgery had to go to doc. because of burning and itching,doc. knew right away what was wrong and acted like this was common this stuff should not be used on anyone,what torture!Side Effect Event date: Monday May 9th 12:00:00 AM
Medication Dosage: unknown
Patient Age: 46
Patient Weight: 250
Other medications: was given prednisone cycle but it has done nothing
Diagnosis: minor surgery
Pre-existing conditions: enviromental allergies
Birth Defects? No
Was intervention required to prevent damage? Yes
Other serious medical events? Yes
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