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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Synvisc-One IAtc.

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Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
5/20/2014 3:14:36 PM

Reviewer: Wireman52, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had Synvisc 1 injections with a good deal of success over the last 3 years. I have OA with almost no cartilage left on the inside side of both knees, The last injection, my 9th, is not going well. I have had some pain and discomfort in the past, but it always subsided within a week. This last shot has caused extreme pain and discomfort. After the 4th day I can barely walk or put weight on t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
4/22/2014 11:25:26 AM

Reviewer: Ravo91, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After my Surgeon recommended a 3rd surgery (re-alignment of patellar tendon/replace kneecap), I asked about Synvisc, and he said it was worth a shot. My insurance easily approved the cost and I was in my doc's office within 2 weeks of asking for the injection. The injection was only a bit painful, and lots of pressure. I had 6cc of cortizone mixed with novicane, followed by the 6cc of synvi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/27/2014 3:26:40 PM

Reviewer: tkel, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
diagnose with 'ragged' meniscus. anyway sharp pain on full extension of knee. nothing on mri or x-ray. PT actually aggravated knee. so: day 2 of shot pf synvic-one. no pain or swelling. shot itself was painless. less than that you get a the dentist. told it will take 4 weeks to kick in. was told is last 6 months to a year. but for some reason they said come back in 6 months an get ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/25/2014 7:36:19 AM

Reviewer: NoMoreBadDocs, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It's been 5 weeks after the 3rd injection and I have never had this much pain before. I can barely walk (use a walker now). I questioned the doctor about doing the 3rd one since my knee was swollen and bruised from the week before injection. He had trouble finding the joint and instead of stopping, he just kept poking and I really don't think he got it into the joint. My knee is hard t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/15/2014 3:29:28 AM

Reviewer: Synvisc One, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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