VISCOSAFE 10MG INJECTION

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for VISCOSAFE 10MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
462.25
₹462.25/injection
1 ML in 1 vial
SOLD OUT

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Medicine Overview of VISCOSAFE INJECTION

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Uses of VISCOSAFE INJECTION

Viscosafe 10mg injection is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis.
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Side effects of VISCOSAFE INJECTION

Common

Discoloration of skin, Pain, Joint inflammation, Joint stiffness, Itching, Joint swelling.

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How to use VISCOSAFE INJECTION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How VISCOSAFE INJECTION works

Hyaluronic acid belongs to a class of medications called musculoskeletal agents. It works by restoring naturally occurring hyaluronic acid in the fluid (synovial fluid) between joints. By doing so, it lubricates the bone joints and acts as shock absorber thereby reducing joint pain and improving joint movement.

In Depth Information on VISCOSAFE INJECTION

Expert advice for VISCOSAFE INJECTION

  • After receiving hyaluronic acid injection, avoid activities that may strain your knee such as strenuous sports and exercise or standing for a long time.
  • Contact your doctor immediately if bruising, redness, pain, or swelling persists for a long time at the injection site.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience skin rash or reactions, difficulty breathing; and swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue.
  • Consult your doctor before using hyaluronic acid in children.
  • Tell your doctor if you are allergic to egg proteins or bird proteins (allergy to feathers etc.).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to hyaluronic acid and any of its ingredients, or to bacterial proteins.
  • Do not take if having bleeding disorders.
  • Do not take if suffering with infections or skin disease around the injection site.
Warnings
Special precautions for VISCOSAFE 10MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Viscosafe 10mg injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Hyaluronic Acid, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for VISCOSAFE 10MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Hyaluronic Acid

Q. Is hyaluronic acid natural?
Hyaluronic acid is found naturally in human body especially in fluids of bone joints (synovial fluid), eyes and other tissues. The medication hyaluronic acid is a chemical derivative of the naturally occurring form.
Q. Does hyaluronic acid help wrinkles?
Hyaluronic acid may be used as skin fillers to treat wrinkles. Always consult and follow your doctor's advice regarding use

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