Jun 26, · As if surgery wasn't painful enough, I seem to have developed an allergy to Steri Strips. They are supposed to be latex free, but evidently, you can be allergic to the adhesive. I googled it, and all of the symptoms are the same as mine. The first subject had an allergic reaction to Mastisol liquid adhesive (Ferndale Laboratories, Ferndale, MI) (Fig 5), which by history was applied under Steri-Strips (3M, St. Paul, MN) covering a. Post-Surgical Wound Care Instructions SKIN BIOPSY. your stitched wound will be covered and protected with thin pieces of sterile steri strips, with a thick compression dressing over it. Do not remove the bandage for the first 24 hours after surgery. Allergic reactions to the bandage/tape material and antibiotic ointments are extremely.
Allergic to Steri-strips need ideas! Thread Tools Email this Page…. I have used cool baby wipes for sensitive skin to keep areas cool, but that doesn't do much either. It freaks me out too. Join Date February Posts I'm betting it's the