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Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
8/26/2015 1:07:25 PM

Reviewer: CakeLady, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Supartz Intra-Articular GENERIC NAME(S): HYALURONATE SODIUM I received the 5 injections. I have been treated for breast cancer for several years. Recently, I read a warning that HYALURATE should not be given to patients with cancer. During my 5 injections the live cancer cells in my blood tests jumped from a normal 31 to 60 to 90. Be careful

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
8/22/2015 9:23:49 PM

Reviewer: bfdff191, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Had 5 injections of the course of 5 weeks. First 3 injections were not too bad, but the last 2, horrible. The injection itself was becoming unbearable, this was probably due to all the injections in the exact same spot. At around week 4, started having pain in the back of my legs. Dr. said this was due to walking more naturally. Pain starts in the thigh and runs down to calf. Knee now swells to tw ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
8/10/2015 11:45:31 AM

Reviewer: Buzz, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 67 yrs old and have been using supartz injections for 10 years. Several doctors wanted to replace my knees and I did not want surgery. At first it was every 6 mos since I did a lot of standing at my job. As time progressed it was longer and longer between shots. Once it was 30 mos but I should have not gone that long. Breakdown was horrible. I started them again 30 mos ago and the first ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
2/1/2015 12:44:57 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
some benefit only helped about 2 months cost $1800.00

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
12/15/2014 4:41:13 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had injections several years ago and never had recurring knee pain until recently. Have started second series of injections and can feel immediate improvement/

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