This medicine is a viscosupplement used to treat the pain of osteoarthritis of the knee.
HYLAN G-F 20 (HIGH-lan)
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. This medicine is usually administered as an injection at your doctor's office, hospital, or clinic. This medicine comes with a patient information leaflet. Read it carefully. Ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist any questions that you may have about this medicine. STORE THIS MEDICINE below 86 degrees F (30 degrees C) in the original packaging, away from light. DO NOT FREEZE. Do not miss your doctor appointments while taking this medicine. If you must miss an appointment, notify your doctor as soon as possible.
IT MAY TAKE SEVERAL INJECTIONS for this medicine to work fully. Complete the full treatment course, even if you are already feeling better. KEEP ALL DOCTOR APPOINTMENTS while you are using this medicine. AVOID USING certain skin disinfectants (containing ammonium salts). FOR WOMEN: IF YOU PLAN ON BECOMING PREGNANT, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using this medicine during pregnancy. IT IS UNKNOWN IF THIS MEDICINE IS EXCRETED in breast milk. IF YOU ARE OR WILL BE BREAST-FEEDING while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.
Synvisc Hylan G-F 20
1 Kit - 3 Syringes, 2 ml Syringes