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Hyalgan Injections - Dosage - Side Effects - Interactions - Warnings

Hyalgan injections (sodium hyaluronate) information, dosage, indications, side effects, drug interactions, and warnings. Hyalgan is one of the hyaluronates used in viscosupplementation. Hyalgan is a treatment for osteoarthritis which is injected directly into the knee joint.
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What Is Hyalgan?
Hyalgan or sodium hyaluronate is used with the treatment known as viscosupplementation.

What Is Viscosupplementation?
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The Hyalgan Injection Procedure
Hyalgan injections are given as a series of 5 injections. Each injection is given once a week. Although the procedure may vary from medical provider to medical provider, the following is a general description of the injection technique, from The Center for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine.

Patient Information: Hyalgan (Sodium Hyaluronate)
Hyalgan is a solution of sodium hyaluronate, a natural substance that may help cushion and lubricate your knee joint, from hyalgan.com. 

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