The medical device contains a sterile, pyrogen-free solution of sodium hyaluron, weakly cross-linked using a proprietary chemical cross-linking sensor. It is produced from ultra-pure high molecular weight hyaluron obtained in the process of bacterial fermentation. Hyaluronic acid is a natural polysaccharide complex from the group of glycosaminoglycans. It moisturizes the tissues, maintains their separation and reduces the mechanical load on the joints.
Treatment of the symptoms of joint dysfunctions, including arthritis.
The required amount of formulation is injected into the joint space using a sterile, disposable hypodermic needle of the appropriate size.A sterile needle must be attached to the syringe by a qualified healthcare professional using antiseptic techniques.For injection into the knee, the usual needle size is 18-21.The final decision regarding the choice of a needle for a given procedure is made by the doctor.Before injecting the preparation, the doctor must make sure that the needle has been inserted into the synovial space.
Manufacturer Anika Therapeutics, Inc.236 West Cummings ParkWoburn, MA 01801USA.