I Had Restylane Under Eyes Today, But was Vascular and my MD Wants to Use Hyaloronidase. Will I Be Uneven?
- Asked by hamber in Austin, TX
- 2 years ago
my md said ,it is case of vascular injection and gave me nitroglycerin and advised hot compress .wants inject hyaloronidase tomorrow.since problem is just one side ,i am afraid that will make it uneven ,can i just continue this and not have hyaloronidase?
Options for complications with Restylane for under eyes
Excellent feedback from Dr. Rostan. Your physician's quick intervention was appropriate, and we assume he/she will continue tight management of your condition. If your are progresssing as hoped, hyaluronidase may be avoided. If not, please follow the recommendations as your treatment can always be repeated once the condition is corrected.
Web reference: http://www.celibre.com/restylaneTreatment.aspx
Vascular injection of restylane can be very serious and lead to loss of structure and function in the skin and face. I suspect and hope that your case is not this serious or hyaluronidase should have been injected immediately. Your doctor did exactly the correct protocol with the nitro paste and heat (to increase blood flow and dilate the vessels). If there are no ongoing issues then you can probably avoid the hyaluronidase injection.
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