Is getting a Synvisc injection like getting a cortisone? Are the injections bad?
- 5 Apr 2010 by pam2010
- synvisc, cortisone, injection, synvisc-one
12 Jul 2010
I am probably too late answering this but I had my first one today and it is far less painful than I find cortisone to be. A little stinging/burning, that is al. Easy! And no pain afterwards aside from my usual knee pain, which I pray this will help alleviate.
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