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Euflexxa

EUFLEXXA®
(sodium hyaluronate) Intra-articular Injection, 1%

CONTENT

Each 1 mL of EUFLEXXA contains:

Sodium hyaluronate 10 mg
Sodium chloride 8.5 mg
Disodium hydrogen phosphate dodecahydrate 0.56 mg
Sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate 0.05 mg
Water for injection q.s.

DRUG DESCRIPTION

EUFLEXXA is a viscoelastic, sterile solution of highly purified, high molecular weight (2.4-3.6 million daltons) hyaluronan (also known as sodium hyaluronate) in phosphate-buffered saline. EUFLEXXA is a very highly purified product extracted from bacterial cells. It is a polysaccharide consisting of a repeating disaccharide of N-acetylglucosamine and sodium glucuronate, linked by alternating β → 1,3 and β → 1,4 glycosidic bonds.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/14/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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