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

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Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/23/2014 12:24:48 PM

Reviewer: gigi, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
the dr shoudnhave told me to check my sugar level alld= day after that shot my sugar got to low 20 the ambulance had to come

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
2/22/2014 9:15:39 PM

Reviewer: LEEPO2, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
WORKED VERY WELL THE FIRST 3 INJECTIONS I GOT AND WORKED EVEN BETTER THE 2ND TIME I GOT THE INJECTIONS...

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
2/17/2014 2:57:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
1st injection almost immed. relief after a few hours...by the time 3rd injection came..i was good...lasted me almost 1 1/2 years...doing next set soon...

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
1/29/2014 12:25:08 AM

Reviewer: Arthritic Lady, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My first experience with hyerlonic acid was soooo. 5 yrs. ago. Synvisc was injected into both of my knees and gave me immediate pain relieve. Two yrs. later my orthopaedic specialist recommended another round of injections. This time I chose Duralaine. Again the results were immediate pain relief. Just this week I've had another round of injections as the Ostio arthritis has worsened. This tim ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
12/10/2013 10:43:46 AM

Reviewer: RoboMom38, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am one of the rare cases of suffered side effects. Within a week of the shot my knee swelled and there was a lot of pain. Ended up in ER where they drained the knee. Followed up with doctor who drained my knee again. All Synvisc gone at this point. On Prednisone to take the rest of the swelling away. Left with an unbelievable amount of pain (worse than before I had the injection).

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