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Can you tell me how hyalgan compare to synvisc (hylan g-f 20)?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: They are equally effective. Hyalgan usually requires 3-5 injections while Synvisc (hylan g-f 20) can be given as a single injection.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

How does hyalgan compare to synvisc (hylan g-f 20) med?

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Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Knee lubrication: Either (synvisc) hyaluronic acid and (hyalgan) is injected into knee joints when osteoarthritis becomes severe/moderately severe... There are occasional site reaction after injecting.
A 31-year-old member asked:

How much does synvisc (hylan g-f 20) cost?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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About $650.00: About $650 for the single 6 ml dose.
A 39-year-old member asked:

How expensive is synvisc (hylan g-f 20)?

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Dr. Gregory Harvey
Orthopedic Surgery 38 years experience
Synvisc (hylan g-f 20): It depends if you have insurance. If so then once approved, it is usually a copay amount. If you do not have insurance it can cost about $700 in the us. You can order online from a canadian pharmacy for about half the price as a backup option.

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