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Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
1/8/2011 1:28:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Got synvisc-one shot a month ago in right knee. No side effects. Got shot right knee 1/5/2011. First day fine then swelling, pain, unable to bend leg and walk on it. Unable to sleep and keeps swelling. Never again! Wish I had read all of these experiences before getting this shot.

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
12/16/2010 6:01:45 PM

Reviewer: ketav., 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 54 years old, and 5.5 years out from a serious multiple fracture of tib-fib, and tibeal plateau after falling from ladder. I walk with a cane, and have had 3 series of Synvisc 1-2-3 with little side effect and minimal pain. Also good results. I was told of the SynviscOne by my orthopod. It sounded great, as I needed to be out of town and would not be available for the other 2 injections. Wh ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/18/2010 7:00:14 AM

Reviewer: LoganT, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have had osteoarchritis in both knees for a couple of years. Has a arthoscopy 6-months back which tidied up a cartilege tear but still had pain. So, consultant recommended trying synvisc one. I had the jab 1-week ago. I just wanted to reassure people (having read many reviews) that, in my case anyway, the jab was painless with no side affects at all (nothing). So far there hasnt been any real im ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/11/2010 4:52:04 PM

Reviewer: Nimrod, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Medial meniscus removed in '78. Spiral fracture involving knee in '98. Knee replacement is inevitable. Had never heard of Synvisc. Went to ortho to discuss knee replacement and he suggested it. Other than insurance company runaround, it is a complete success. Dr. shot some Xylocaine or something in there before the Synvisc. NO PAIN. Knee swelled up for a couple of days and maybe th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
10/18/2010 1:54:05 AM

Reviewer: DC999, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
BEWARE!!! I had the Synvisc 1 injection because of pain from a microfracture and I immediately could not bend my leg after the injection. Very painful. I had intense pain, swelling and my leg felt burning and itching, like an allergic reaction from mid-thigh to my ankle. My doctor acted like it was all in my head and tried to tell me the problem was arthritis (never had this problem until the ... Show Full Comment

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