It’s used to relieve knee pain due to osteoarthritis. Also best for people who do not get enough relief from simple pain medications such as acetaminophen or from exercise and physical therapy.
So it’s quick to administer and can be carried out at any local GP Surgery. Euflexxa is a safe substitute to non prescriptive medicine relievers that are not achieving the desired pain relief in patients.
Euflexxa contains sodium hyaluronate or hyaluronic acid (HA) as an active ingredient. Its HA – extracted from bacterial cells cultured in a highly controlled environment. Additional ingredients include sodium chloride, disodium hydrogen phosphate dodecahydrate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, and water for injection.
Strenuous activities including heavy lifting and sports, must be avoided following injection. Standing for long periods of time should also be avoided, especially over one hour.
Euflexxa is not best to children under the age of 18.