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Posted 8 Jun 2014 by • 10 answers
I had the injection 4 days ago and the usual knee pain persists !
Posted 27 May 2011 by • 4 answers
I got Synvisc One injection from Dr. on April 21, 2011. He gave it like an ordinary injection in the knee and said Synvisc One will go in the knee joint on its own. I feel injection is not in the joint, I have severe unbearable pain in the knee, very stiff burning pain, cannot walk and find ...
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 18 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 12 Sep 2012 by • 4 answers
... 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 first so I was not worried. It was not until this past June 2012 (at that time it was 10 months since ...
I had a Synvisc injection immediately after a synovial liquid extraction from my right knee ten days
Posted 6 May 2012 by • 2 answers
... 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 Synvisc injection procedure, in spite of the local anesthesia. My ortho felt that a nerve end had ...
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 15 Jun 2012 by • 7 answers
Hello all, and hope you are all doing well. I have a question about my knees. I started having problems a few years ago with my knees and about a year ago was diagnosed with Osteoarthritis in both of my knees. I had several injections, including the Synvisc One injections. They have really taken a ...
Posted 15 Mar 2012 by • 4 answers
Does risk increase with age? Is having both knees done at the same time riskier? What should I tell her? Nothing else has helped her mobility or pain.
Posted 10 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
Hi Im 49 with osteoarthritis in one knee and minimal cartilage. I'm fit bmi 28 and have above average bone density. My question is if the injection stops the pain is there a chance you will overdo it and not know and damage yourself more?. My joints are loose and I have dislocated them ...
Posted 10 Aug 2018 by • 2 answers
I only had one shot in each knee, about a year ago. It was painful for several weeks, but eventually felt much better. I'm wondering when or if I should ask my doctor about further treatment of Synvisc.
Posted 17 Oct 2009 by • 2 answers
I still have knee pain after surgery for a meniscus tear and chipped patella. Pain ranges from a 2 to a 4 on a scale from 1-10, especially being aggravated when I do a light jog for just 2 miles. Even though the pain isn't that bad, I have a lot of weight to lose and I want to get back to a ...
Posted 5 Apr 2010 by • 1 answer
Posted 26 Jun 2013 by • 3 answers
... 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 21 Sep 2015 by • 1 answer
After the injection which included draining 20 mm of fluid my knee was great. I was happily walking better than I have done for years and ready to get my other knee done. Today I am almost unable to walk due to swelling above the knee, the joint itself is no painfull