Sodium hyaluronate

Concise Prescribing Info
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult: Ophth Surgical aid in the anterior segment during cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation Use as directed. Topicial Skin ulcers and wounds As cream, gel or spray: Apply a thin layer onto clean and disinfected wound/ulcer bid-tid. Cover with sterile, non-stick dressing. Intra-articular Osteoarthritis of the knee 20-25 mg once wkly for 5 wk, up to 30 mg once wkly for 3-4 wk. Not to repeat course w/in 6 mth for any individual joint.
Hypersensitivity to sodium hyaluronate or avian proteins.
Special Precautions
Monitor intraocular pressure. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Ophthalmic: Transient rise in intraocular pressure. Intra-articular inj: Pain and inflammation at inj site. Hypersensitivity; anaphylaxis; hypotensive crisis.
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