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Posted 13 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 16 Jun 2017 by • 2 answers
I have a meniscus tear..is Synvisc likely to help? My ortho gives it relatively low marks and wants to do surgery. Doesn't seem like there's much risk to trying though.
Hi guys ! I start in Euflexxa on 01/04/17,before I had been receiving synvisc-one in both knee every
Posted 12 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
... 6 months and never had any side effects. But for some reason they change to Euflexxa, and they put one on each knee, I suppose to receive the second this week but they are full and don't have any room for me this week. I don't understand why when they decide to put this med don't ...
Posted 9 Aug 2013 by • 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.
Posted 12 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
I have severe lateral osteoarthritis in both knees. Recently developed a clicking noise and occasional catching in left knee. I DO NOT have much pain (dumbfound all the doctors with this) and keep very physically active. Received a cortisone shot 2 days ago (see if it would help with the catching) ...
Posted 30 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
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Posted 13 Aug 2015 by • 1 answer
My knee has been extremely painful since first shot and is swollen and hot. second shot is due in two days. Do I go ahead with this? Can you share ideas?
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Posted 24 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
Synvisc works for my knees
Posted 27 Jan 2012 by • 2 answers
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 ...
Posted 17 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
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??
I am 82 yrs old---I've had synvisc one shots in both knees it did not help I had a synvisc one shot?
Posted 4 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
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 12 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
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 infection (had bacterial tests done on the fluid from swollen joint).
Posted 5 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
My medical chart stated I was allergic to eggs and the doctor chose to inject my knee with S-One five days ago. It has caused severe pain, swelling, localized fever and redness. I can barely walk and have to stay on powerful pain meds. How does the body deal with this since it cannot pass or does ...