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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.
Posted 13 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
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.
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 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 ...