How does Optivisc Single work?
Every package of this groundbreaking intra-articular injection features a prefilled disposable syringe that contains 90mg/ml of purified Hyaluronic Acid. This substance has truly amazing hydrating properties. Therefore, when it is applied via injection, like Optivisc Single, in the area of the knees, it quickly lubricates joints. In that way, it creates an extra protection layer around them that easily tackles many of the symptoms of knee osteoarthritis such as joint pain, limited mobility, deformations, swelling and more. The results come almost instantly because this Optivisc product is injected directly in the joints and last for up to full year. Many patients report that throughout that period, their condition continues to gradually improve. Another incredible ability of the Optivisc Single Injection is that it can also boost free radicals scavenging and, as a result, it effectively treats inflammations, tissue damages and other health problems in the body.
Is this HA injectable safe?
Optivisc Single is an optimized viscosupplement contains modified and sterilized Hyaluronic Acid of a non-animal origin that has been synthetically produced. This is a substance that is naturally present in the human organism which means that it is:
- Biologically compatible
- Completely biodegradable
- 100% safe even for long-term use
This HA-based injectable product of the Optivisc product line rarely leads to side effects. However, its use is not recommended for patients who are allergic or hypersensitive to its main ingredients or for pregnant or lactating women.