What is a Synvisc Injection Singapore?
Synvisc injection singapore is another way of treating osteoarthritis. Syndics injection comes from hyaluronan, a compound found naturally in joint fluid. Synvisc is a very elastic substance that’s used in viscosupplementation.
This substance may be injected into the knee joints to improve lubrication of the natural joint fluid and restore the vital cushioning of the joint. These injections are an approved treatment for osteoarthritis in the knee for individuals who are not responding to other forms of therapy, although research is still being performed to determine the effectiveness of the substance on other joints in the body.
In Singapore Sports Clinic, we do have synvisc (a course of 3 doses) and synvisc one (a single course treatment)
Information About Synvisc Injection Singapore
Viscosupplementation is a treatment method that has been studied extensively since the 1970′s for use with osteoarthritis.
Synvisc was approved by the FDA in 1997.
Synvisc injections are usually given every 7 days for 15 days with a total of 3 treatments.
For best results, the diseased synovial fluid is usually removed from the knee before the first treatment session.
- Synvisc is considered a form of therapy, not a drug or medication.
How long will the Synvisc Injection Singapore last?
Every doctors will do the synvisc injection singapore. in Singapore Sports Clinic, our synvisc injection will normally last between 6 months to 3 years, it may vary depend on individual.
Is synvisc injection singapore painful?
Synvisc injection done in Singapore sports clinic is not painful as some form of local anaesthetic will be given. The whole procedure of synvisc injection take less than 10 minutes.