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Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
7/26/2016 9:39:34 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:
I had severe pain in my left knee from arthritis, I'm on my second injection ,so far so good no pain just a little stiffness, go for 2 more shots im feeling good about it working

Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
7/20/2016 6:52:07 PM

Reviewer: GrandmaPink, 55-64 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My left knee is bone on bone. My right knee is almost there as well. Tried cortisone but it did not help. Ortho Doc recommended Orthovisc but cautioned it may or may not work as it seems to work for some and not for others. We did a series of 3 weekly injections. They provided relief right away. I did not find them particularly painful at all. I've not experienced any side effects other t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
7/18/2016 10:45:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have osteoarthritis of the knee from years of dance and aerobics teaching and the bounding. At only 48, I was suffering with flareups. I went to a specialist for a checkup and he recommended this Orthovisc injection. I have had a terrible experience. Severe pain for a solid 30 days straight. I refused to get the second shot but went to the doctor for the followup apt to see if that is a nor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
6/24/2016 1:45:09 PM

Reviewer: justbarb, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had Orthovisc injections (3) 7 months ago and it's still easing my knee pain. I was told 3 years ago that I needed a new knee and now I can walk on my treadmill up to 20 minutes a day! The injections are no more painful than a cortisone injection.

Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
6/13/2016 11:10:58 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had the three injections and at the third one, they added cortisone to the treatment. It helped for about 4-5 weeks and now I am back to square one on pain and limping again. I am so very disappointed. :(

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