Hyaluronate Sodium Injections for Osteoarthritis – (02-18-02)

Hyaluronate Sodium Injections for Osteoarthritis

This is a nice review on this subject. Unfortunately, the results do not appear to be quite favorable. I have seen mixed results in patients that have had this procedure done. If anyone does ask me about this procedure, I always try to push them towards the preparation without the formaldehyde (hyaluronic acid) vs the formulation with (Syn-Visc). I do hope that this idea can somehow be modulated in the near future to increase the efficacy of the procedure.

Hyaluronate Sodium Injections for Osteoarthritis: Hope, Hype, and Hard Truths.

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James Bogash

For more than a decade, Dr. Bogash has stayed current with the medical literature as it relates to physiology, disease prevention and disease management. He uses his knowledge to educate patients, the community and cyberspace on the best way to avoid and / or manage chronic diseases using lifestyle and targeted supplementation.