Persistent, inflamed bumps after Restylane or other HA fillers.

Restyline filler occasionally (like small lumps) gets inflamed an swollen. My surgeon has injected a solution a few times but it keeps flaring up and the lumps are tender and swollen. I was prescribed prednisolone tables which makes it better but don't like taking them. Infact, the left lower jaw often looks uneaven with the swelling and I pretend its a toothache. It always get better but I don't know when it is going to flare up. You answer would be grateful.thanks Hasna

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