Provisc Side Effects

Generic Name: sodium hyaluronate ophthalmic

Note: This document contains side effect information about sodium hyaluronate ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Provisc.

Some side effects of Provisc may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

Applies to sodium hyaluronate ophthalmic: intraocular kit, intraocular liquid

Ocular

Ocular side effects have included isolated reports of diffuse particulates or haziness appearing after injection of sodium hyaluronate ophthalmic (the active ingredient contained in Provisc) into the eye. Transient postoperative increases in intraocular pressure have been observed following the use of sodium hyaluronate in anterior segment surgery. On rare occasions, postoperative reactions including inflammation, corneal edema, and corneal decompensation have been reported.

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