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Viscoat Side Effects

Generic Name: sodium chondroitin sulfate / sodium hyaluronate ophthalmic

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

Applies to sodium chondroitin sulfate / sodium hyaluronate ophthalmic: intraocular kit, intraocular solution


Ocular side effects have included transient postoperative increases in intraocular pressure observed following the use of sodium hyaluronate chondroitin in anterior segment surgery.[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Viscoat (sodium hyaluronate chondroitin ophthalmic)." Alcon Laboratories Inc, Fort Worth, TX.

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

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