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See details: I have trouble determining why Synvisc would even be used in a 31 year old. It is meant for moderate osteoarthritis and is beneficial in only about 70% of cases. See a rheumatologist. ...Read moreGet help now ›
See details: About 5% of the time there will be an allergic reaction to synvisc characterized by major swelling and pain in the knee within 24 hours. Aspiration and a cortisone injection will resolve the issue. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Yes: There should not be a problem with this. Talk to your doctor about it. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Not FDA approved: The reason the cost is so high is that these products are not fda approved for use in the hip. Since they are used off label , insurance will not cover the cost of the material but usually will cover the procedure cost. ...Read moreGet help now ›
My grandpa is 80yr old, wether synvisc injection for arthritis will be efective for him or any complicatnswill come ?Plz someone reply me
Synvisc: Viscosupplementation provides approximately 80% of patients with knee arthritis , approximately 80% relief for 6 months, can be repeated. If DJD is severe, may not get as much effective cushioning. ...Read moreGet help now ›
How many times can I get synvisc injections in my knees. I have had them injected 3 times, 6 months apart?
No limit: There is no limit to the number of injections. What usually stops the injections is that either the person feels better without them or the injections no longer help. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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SIS IS 82 AND HAS BONE ON BONE IN SHOULDER. INSTEAD OF REPLACEMENT WANTS TO GET SYNVISC INJECTIONS. INS WON'T PAY FOR SHOULDER ONES. WHAT IS RECOMM?
See if orthopod: can give a senior citizen discount? You can still pay cash for it if available, or done by the shoulder specialist. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I did a synvisc injection in the knee called ostenil plus. After this terrible pain since 8weeks. Any idea why?
See details: Ostenil is a foreign protein so a localized allergic reaction to it could cause pain and swelling of the knee. Your question should be addressed to the doctor who did the injection. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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