Location: United States
Member since 5/10/2009


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Juvederm Made Me Sick.

Immediately after getting Juvederm injection to my nasolabial folds, I started feeling like I was getting a cold. After I came home and took a nap, I woke up with a very sore throat, fever, and tingling in my chest. It felt very much like a flu. The symptoms later went on to painful eyes, sinuses, and extreme fatigue.5 months later I still suffer from extremely inflamed sinuses, even though no... READ MORE

Recent comments from ItsNotWorthIt

Hi Dizzy, your doctors would have to test for specific auto immune diseases I believe, they usually don't show up in regular routine blood tests. But maybe what we are having is not an autoimmune disease but an autoimmune reaction. The... READ COMMENT

P.S. Recently another person contacted me with the same exact symptoms that she was having from Juvederm as you are, ear issues, dizziness, etc. She is feeling awful and I wish I could remember her screen name so you could email her and... READ COMMENT

Hi Dizzygirl, It is most likely related to Juvederm. All allergy type reactions usually occur when an allergen is introduced to your body for the second time. I had my injection over 4 years ago now and I still have recurring... READ COMMENT

Hi Yoga Girl, How did your appointment with the rheumatologist go? I also have developed joint pains and my antistreptolysin level is high, which indicates a recent strep infection, but I haven't had strep since childhood. I suspect... READ COMMENT

Your post came at such an opportune time. My doctor found abnormally high levels of antistreptolysin in my blood, which usually means that I recently had a strep throat. But I don't ever remember having a strep throat, and the fact that... READ COMMENT