This medication is a hyaluronic acid derivative, prescribed for pain in osteoarthritis. It increases the effectiveness of the fluid within the knee joint.
Contraindicated in cases of infections or skin diseases, and hypersensitivity.
Intra-articular injection - Usual adult dose for Osteoarthritis- 2 mL into the knee once a week for 3 to 4 weeks.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the artery.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Mild bruising, heat, redness, swelling, or pain at the injection site and temporary knee inflammation.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at controlled room temperature (25°C).
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