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Is there a shot (synvisc) for thumb arthritis?

Synvisc works for my knees

Posted 2 days 16 hours ago 1 answer

I had the Synvisc-1 shot in both knees on Wed. I've iced for 3 days. They are painful and stiff?

and a little swollen. I've had this before, but it usually goes away in a couple of days. Should I now apply heat?

Posted 17 days ago 0 answers

Synvisc-One - How long after getting the injection of Synvisc will the knee pain begin to subside?

I had the injection 4 days ago and the usual knee pain persists !

Posted 8 Jun 2014 2 answers

Could Synvisc lower blood platelets?

I have had injections in both knees every 6 months for 4 years. Lab shows my blood platelets pretty low. I examined all meds and none should lower my platelets. I just thought of Synvisc and wondered ...

Posted 13 May 2014 1 answer

How does single does synvisc-one compare to the multidose protocols?

I assume the muli-shot protocols are more effective but I wonder by how much. Just completed my 2nd six month interval of 3 shots of orthovisc. Would very much prefer one shot ever 6 month. Assume ...

Posted 9 Aug 2013 4 answers

Can this synvisc medicine help for the shoulder pain???

A specialist suggested my mother had surgery on her shoulder (to put in a prothesis) and I want to try the Synvisc first, has anyone tried yet??

Posted 17 Sep 2013 1 answer

I am 82 yrs old---I've had synvisc one shots in both knees it did not help I had a synvisc one shot?

had a synvisc shot in my left knee several years ago and it helped. Can I try again, my dr. is willing to try again, since it worked the first time and not the second.

Posted 4 Jul 2013 1 answer

Synvisc - After reading these posts I am not sure I want this injection. Does anyone have anything?

... good to say about it"? I had artroscopy but the pain is coming back so my dr want to do this injection. Any advice?

Posted 26 Jun 2013 3 answers

Synvisc - anyone get a swollen lip problem for this injection?

My wife is devastated by a "Swollen Lip" problem for past 18 months. They hurt, are dry, and she feels terribly swollen though they do not appear to be swollen. We are convinced it is from ...

Posted 20 May 2013 0 answers

I know that I will need a knee repl. some day. But when?

I've seen an orthopedic Dr. and had injections 4 mos. apart. But now, my whole leg just aches from my groin down to the bottom of my foot. I need to change doctors because my prev. one is not in ...

Posted 18 May 2013 1 answer

Synvisc - should I try using it again?

this is my 3rd year using synvisc. they worked great first two years but this year, my left knee got very swollen. Should I risk using it again? Strangely, my right knees was fine. there was no ...

Posted 12 Apr 2013 1 answer

I have had two of the three injections of synvisc. Two days after the first injection I started?

... having severe headaches and nausea. It started to get a little better then Monday I had my second injection. One day later I woke up with severe headaches and bad nausea. This is off and on ...

Posted 6 Mar 2013 0 answers

Is anyone experiencing severe swelling in legs and feet after having synvisc injections 13 months?

... ago? I had some swelling after the first set of injections but the swelling was gone within an hour so I was not worried at the time. The second and third set of injections was the same as the ...

Posted 12 Sep 2012 1 answer

I had a Synvisc injection immediately after a synovial liquid extraction from my right knee ten days

... ago on the outer part of my right knee, to treat synovitis triggered by aggressive sport. I experienced excruciating pain in the inner part of the knee, from the needle insertion during the ...

Posted 6 May 2012 2 answers

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