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Synvisc-One 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 are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Possible side effects of Synvisc-One include but are not limited to:
- Knee pain
- Knee stiffness
- Swelling or fluid buildup around the knee.
(Click Synvisc-One Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Potential Drug InteractionsSynvisc-One is unlikely to interact with medicines (see Synvisc-One Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this arthritis treatment if you have:
- A swollen leg, ankle, or foot
- Circulatory problems (such as blood clots) in the legs
- An infection in or around the knee
- Any allergies, including to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Synvisc-One and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Synvisc-One and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Synvisc-One Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)