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Visco-3

sodium hyaluronate
Sodium hyaluronate is similar to the fluid that surrounds the joints in your body. This fluid acts as a lubricant and shock absorber for the joints. Sodium hyaluronate is used to treat knee pain caused by osteoarthritis. Sodium hyaluronate is usually given when other arthritis medications have not been effective. Sodium hyaluronate may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
sodium hyaluronate
DRUG TYPE
viscosupplementation agents

Frequently Asked Questions

You should not receive a sodium hyaluronate injection if you have an infection in your knee or in the skin around your knee.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Gel-One solution 10 mg/mL
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Visco-3 solution 10 mg/mL

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