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Beware...you May Wake Up Years Later with Restalyne Side Effects - New Jersey, NJ

I had restalyne injected in my tear troughs about every 6-9 months for two years with zero side effects, not even mild bruising or swelling. However, after my regular 6ish month injection in July of 2011, the nightmare began. It started as what I thought was a cyst type pimple under my eye but near my nose...that was on 8/11/11. By 8/13/11 I was admitted to the hospital, hooked up to IV... READ MORE

Recent comments from zebra1021

Honestly, i think the infections start when they try to dissolve restalyne. Mine started right after that and never happened on the other side of my face. I think someone needs to look into that. Clindamycin is a strong one, i've... READ COMMENT

Can i ask what antibiotics you're on? I've had a biofilm infection for two years-3 surgeries and numerous antibiotcs later, i am still suffering. Maybe my doc is using the wrong ones. I'm desperate! Thanks, Zebra READ COMMENT

Sorry, i meant biofilm infection, not injection. READ COMMENT

Be careful if your doctor wants to dissolve it with an enzyme - the combination of the enzyme and the filler can cause an infection, a very bad infection. Research something called a biofilm injection, although we are not 100%... READ COMMENT

Beware of biofilm infection with restalyne. It is much more common than you think and is emotionally and physically draining. You think you look bad/old with the face you were born with, trust me, It's nothing compared to what a biofilm... READ COMMENT