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- Do not administer to patients with known hypersensitivity (allergy) to hyaluronan (sodium hyaluronate) preparations.
- Do not inject SYNVISC (hylan g-f 20) in the knees of patients having knee joint infections or skin diseases or infections in the area of the injection site.
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/22/2010
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