Side Effects of Synvisc

Synvisc can cause side effects. However, not everyone who receives the treatment will experience problems. Most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Possible side effects of Synvisc include but are not limited to:
  • Knee pain
  • Knee swelling
  • Fluid buildup around the knee.
(Click Synvisc Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Potential Drug Interactions

Synvisc is unlikely to interact with medicines (see Synvisc Drug Interactions).

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this arthritis treatment if you have:
  • A swollen leg, ankle, or foot
  • An infection in or around the knee
  • Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Synvisc Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
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