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Orthovisc 15mg/ml inj. - can it be injected together with novocain?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 by zuzkos 0 answers

First my doctor injected my knees with the Novocain and in the same time by Orthovisc. After of two treatments I feel worst than before. Please advice.

Orthovisc - Whatwillthisinjectionhelpwithankletendenandjointinjury?

Posted 6 Apr 2016 by Barberino46 0 answers

Ihaveanklesofttissue/brokenjointboneandarthritis

Which works better sin USC orthovisc or hyalgan?

Posted 6 Feb 2016 by B clayton 0 answers

Orthovisc - Does it work for pain in back of knee due to bakers cyst?

Posted 30 Oct 2015 by Virginni 0 answers

Have some OA but pain only in back of knee. Cortisone shots don't seem to do anything.

Osteoarthritis - which is best euflexxa, syndics, syndics-one, monovisc or orthovisc?

Posted 4 Jan 2015 by smoasia 1 answer

tried euflexxa and it worked very well. Insurance will no longer cover it, insurance suggested these: syndics, syndics-one, monovisc or orthovisc wondering which is best

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

Posted 9 Aug 2013 by markharris 4 answers

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 there must be a down side to synvisc-one or everyone would get it.

Orthovisc - Is it unusual to get less relief after the second and third series of shots?

Posted 12 Nov 2014 by Jerrykallick 1 answer

I am afraid not to get another series but the last time it was maybe 50% effective.

Is Orthovisc the answer?

Posted 14 Oct 2013 by Kaysquare 1 answer

I have had a total knee replacement in my right knee, 3 yrs ago & it's been totally successful... no regrets. My left knee is now giving me fits & is painful to walk (I love walking 2-3 miles a day). I had a cortisone injection a week ago and it's not helping at all I don't ...

Orthovisc - is it simular to Synvisc?

Posted 27 Jan 2012 by mudderjen 1 answer

I have had a series of cortizone shots in Right knee. ACL reconstruction 20+ years ago, and 7 surgeries since. I have also tried the Synvisc, with an aggravation of pain and didn't work. My question is... are they the same for reactions? I don't want to make it worse again, I am out of ...

Are there any long term problems to consider before having a series of Orthovisc shots in my knee?

Posted 5 Nov 2012 by lindaket 1 answer

I know that the series can be repeated periodically, but wonder if the shots cause any long term damage to the joint (similar to long term use of cortizone shots). I know I will eventually have to have a knee replacement, but would like to delay as long as possible. I have osteoarthritis in all ...

To all my friends on DC?

Posted 1 Jan 2013 by Lisa01 14 answers

I just wanted to take the opportunity to wish everyone on DC a very Happy New Year! I wish you all health, happiness and prosperity this year. I thank you for your unfailing help, support and kindness to me. Bless you all and your families. Lisa

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