Durolane intra joint gel syringe 3 ml injection (Hyaluronic Acid) is used to treat osteoarthritis of the knee or hip. This medication is usually used when other medications used for arthritis have not been effective. Durolane belongs to a class of drugs known as viscosupplements agents. Hyaluronic acid is similar to the fluid that surrounds the joints in your body. It works by acting as a lubricant and shock absorber for the joints.
We currently offer the brand Durolane Syringe from Canada by Bioventus Cooperatief. The generic version is not available.
Seek emergency medical help if you have any signs of an allergic reaction to this medication. Contact your doctor immediately if you have severe pain or swelling around the knee after the injection
The common side effects of Durolane may include:
• Back or joint or muscle pain;
• Numbness or tingly feeling;
• Pain/redness/bruising at the injection site;
• Runny or stuffy nose;
• Sneezing, sore throat;
• Stomach pain;
• Swelling in your hands or feet;
• Trouble walking
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please call your doctor if you have any further concerns or questions.
You should not receive Durolane injection if you are allergic to Hyaluronic acid or if you have an in or around your knee. Prior to taking this medication, tell your doctor if you have ever had blood clots, or circulation problems in your legs. Tell your doctor about all the medications you take including prescription, nonprescription, herbal products, and vitamins. There may be a drug interaction between Durolane and other medications. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid jogging, or playing sports at least 48 hours after taking this medication. This medication is not approved for use by anyone younger than 21 years of age.
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