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    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    8/20/2012 1:01:36 AM

    Reviewer: 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:
    Poor results after four shots. Pain and inflammation actually much worse after this series.

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    7/31/2012 6:02:48 AM

    Reviewer: white raven, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    40yr old on 2nd round. First time I was pain free for almost a year. I have had a cortizone shot and received a severe allergic reaction. Now on second shot with much improvement. I found the shot very painful for a short time. Most worth the short time of pain than a partial knee replacement. Would recommend to others.

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    7/20/2012 2:18:38 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    After open knee surgery (many years ago) and scoped surgery I have not had any cartilage on one side for years and have developed Osteoarhtritis. Orthovisc has been amazing and helps after the first injection. It does not quite last 6 months for me though. The last month before I can get more injections is annoying. I have been taking Orthoviisc now for 3 years.

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    7/14/2012 6:39:47 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    6/13/2012 10:41:37 PM

    Reviewer: rt, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    69 year old overweight male. OA and sports injury to right knee since age 35. Had 2 previous series of injections and just beginning 3rd. Had first injection at 9:00am and played 9 holes of golf at 4:00pm. Minimal pain during injection and minor soreness for 24 hours after. Never completely free of pain when standing because of the bone-on-bone condition but there is NO discomfort cau ... Show Full Comment

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