Asked by: Demarcus Schmidlemedical health skin and dermatology
What is Mebo cream used for?
Last Updated: 17th February, 2020
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Also question is, what does Mebo cream contain?
MEBO is an oil-based ointment containing sesame oil, beta-sitosterol, berberine, and other small quantities of plant ingredients. In addition, MEBO includes in its formula 18 amino acids, four major fatty acids, vitamins, and polysaccharides.
Secondly, is Mebo good for scars? The use of MEBO Scar ointment was found to significantly improve scar quality at 120 days post- surgery, with reduction in the extent of dystrophy and itching, and improvement in the scar texture and pigmentation observed in over 95% of the patients.
One may also ask, how long does Mebo cream take to work?
DO NOT remove affected tissue at this early stage. Every 4-6 hours gently wipe off the residual ointment and reapply. DO NOT use disinfectanct or water to clean the wound. Healing usually takes 6-7 days.
How do you use a Mebo dressing?
How to Use:
- Should be applied immediately as possible.
- A thin layer should cover the affected area and be applied 3 times daily.
- It is better to keep the wound exposed, but if there is a need, a light dressing can be used and relatively thicker layer should be applied.