Supartz Fx Generic Name & Formulations
Sodium hyaluronate 25mg/2.5mL; soln for intra-articular inj.
Single-use prefilled syringes—1
Supartz Fx Indications
Osteoarthritis of the knee in patients who have failed nonpharmacologic therapy and analgesics (eg, acetaminophen).
Supartz Fx Dosage and Administration
Prior to treatment: remove joint effusion, if present. Local anesthetic (eg, lidocaine) by SC inj may be recommended prior to inj. Inject 2.5mL intra-articularly in each affected knee weekly for 5 weeks. Use separate syringes for each knee.
Supartz Fx Contraindications
Infection or skin disease at inj site.
Supartz Fx Boxed Warnings
Supartz Fx Warnings/Precautions
Treatment cycle <3 injections: not established. Avian protein, feather, egg allergy. Avoid strenuous activity within 48hrs after injection. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Supartz Fx Pharmacokinetics
Supartz Fx Interactions
Avoid disinfectants with quaternary ammonium salts. Concomitant other intra-articular injectables: not established.
Supartz Fx Adverse Reactions
Arthralgia, arthropathy/arthrosis/arthritis, back pain, pain, inj site reaction/pain, headache.
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Supartz Fx Patient Counseling