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What are the side effects of hylan G-F 20?

Hylan G-F 20 may cause side effects in some people. If you have an allergic reaction to Hylan G-F 20, you should get medical attention immediately. Signs of an allergic reaction include: breathing difficulties, hives, swelling of the tongue, lips, throat or face. Side effects that are less serious include: headaches, bruising or rash at the site of the injection, temporary swelling of the affected joint, temporary pain in the affected joint and upset stomach.

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