AMA Meds

Supartz: A solution for painful knees

Press release   •   Jun 16, 2011 05:15 EDT

If pain in joint is keeping you away from your favorite or daily activities then it should be sorted out as early as possible. A severe pain and irritation in the joints are symptoms of osteoarthritis. In the United Statesalone, there are approximately 20 million people who are suffering from osteoarthritis or OA. Pain in the joint is due to breakdown or degeneration of cartilage which cushions and lubricates the bones. If the pain of osteoarthritis is not treated timely then it can get worse with the time.

To get relieve from it, Supartz injections act as a solution for painful knees, hips and shoulders. It is a derivative of hyaluronic acid which increases the effectiveness of the natural synovial fluid present within the knee joint. This therapy is quite helpful for patients who have failed to respond any non-pharmacologic therapy or analgesics. The ingredients of injection are a clear which injected directly into a painful area of knee joint. It provides long-term pain relief and supplements the body's natural synovial fluid.

The course of treatment is repeated once a week for a consecutive five weeks. Each injection is administered in the strength of 25mg/2.5ml into knee. During the course of treatment, one must avoid physical stressful activities like jogging, tennis, swimming, running, heavy lifting and standing for 48 hours.

A patient suffering form swelling and redness in and around the injected knee, joint pain, diarrhea, rashes, itchiness, joint stiffness, headache and nausea for quite long must consult the physicians. This can be due to usage of sodium hyaluronate. Usually, these effects disappear automatically after a very short time period. Before getting into the treatment, a patient must tell about his or her previous medical history. This can help the doctor to advice wisely. This treatment should be avoid, if patient has infection in knee joint or skin around the knee.

Online mode for buying Supartz is considered as faster and cheaper way than any other conventional mode. A patient can enjoy the easiness of home delivery of product. There are many medical stores available in the market. So, due to stiff competition, the patient can compare and contrast the rates before making a final decision. Availability of online healthcare counsel makes the patient at safer side as he or she can consult at any time of a day.

Maria Adli writes articles for AMAMeds,a duly licensed pharmacy in the province of British Columbia, Canada.To learn more about AMAMeds please visit our website