hyaluronidase powder-injection, Wydase
GENERIC NAME: HYALURONIDASE POWDER - INJECTION (high-al-oo-RON-eh-daze)
BRAND NAME(S): Wydase
USES: This medication is an enzyme used to help the body absorb other medications (e.g., anesthetics) or water preparations (hypodermoclysis) that are given by injection either under the skin (e.g., subcutaneously, intradermally) or into the muscle (IM).
HOW TO USE: Follow all instructions for the proper mixing and dilution with correct IV fluids. Consult your pharmacist. A skin test is recommended before the first dose to test for sensitivity to this medication. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for details. Give this medication by injection directly under the skin (subcutaneously) or into a muscle (IM), or as directed by the doctor. This medication should not be given into the vein (IV). This medication may be directly added (mixed) with other medications prior to injection. Consult your pharmacist. This medication should be checked visually for particles or discoloration before use. If present, do not use the liquid.
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