2 patient evaluations for Hyaluronate Injection

Mar 9, 2011 (Started Oct 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for osteoarthritis (OA))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: Not worth the time it took to get all the shots, releif only lasted about a month
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Nov 22, 2010 (Started Oct 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for osteoarthritis (OA))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: knee will swell but I found hours of frozen vegatable packs place on knee then a hot bath before bed helped the swelling, noticable improvement after first shot for me, varies from individual to individual. Shot is not painful, swelling is minor and discomfort goes away in a couple of days. I am still having pain in my knee but I can walk much better, have 3 in a total of two to go, should last at least 6 months. My hips aren't in as much pain as they were. Finished with the shots and anticipating how long they will last, I have greater mobility with less pain.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Nov 10, 2010 (Started Oct 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for osteoarthritis (OA))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Weekly
Advice & Tips: Not worth the time it took compared to to a month of relief, VERY expensive
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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Oct 9, 2009 (Started Sep 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Knee "oil")
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

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