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Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
5/27/2014 12:12:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had 2 of the 3 shots. I will not be getting the third due to the pain. After the first shot I needed to use a cane. After the second shot I ended up in the ER because of the pain. I was not able to take anything to even touch the pain. The er Dr kept me out of work for 2 days which was good because I could not get around without help from my husband. We ended up buying a walker this was the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
5/2/2014 10:13:35 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
it worked like a charm for 5 and a half months. i woke up one morning and it just stopped .pain back to pre shot level. i have ostoarthritis in my knee and have scheduled a tkr . i would recommend as a short term bandaid

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
4/2/2014 11:07:30 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
my pain has not been so bad after one full doses of that shot my doctor didn't like giving it in 5 once a week shots so I got one full dose of it passed out that night because my sugar dropped to a low of 20 the pain stopped for about 10 days but now it is almost as bad as before the shot

Condition: Knee Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
3/31/2014 8:48:05 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Severe swelling which needed to de drained. Immediately after shots I had the worst headaches I have ever had, they lasted for about two weeks. I am worse off now than before the shots. I also felt "not to good overall" very tired, feverish, etc for about two weeks. Side effects for me were pretty bad, never again.

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

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