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Hyalgan Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
- What are the possible side effects of sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
- What is the most important information I should know about sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before receiving sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
- How is sodium hyaluronate given (Hyalgan)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Hyalgan)?
- What happens if I overdose (Hyalgan)?
- What should I avoid after receiving sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
- What other drugs will affect sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Hyalgan)?
Call your doctor for instructions if you miss an appointment for your sodium hyaluronate injection.
What happens if I overdose (Hyalgan)?
Since this medication is given by a healthcare professional in a medical setting, an overdose is unlikely to occur.
What should I avoid after receiving sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
For at least 48 hours after your injection, avoid jogging, strenuous activity, or high-impact sports such as soccer or tennis. Also avoid weight-bearing activity or standing for longer than 1 hour at a time. Ask your doctor how long to wait before you resume these activities.
What other drugs will affect sodium hyaluronate (Hyalgan)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with sodium hyaluronate. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor can provide more information about sodium hyaluronate.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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