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How soon can I expect to get relief from hyaluronic acid injections?

Grant Cooper, MD
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Some people report immediate relief from a single injection of hyaluronic acid. Others may require a series of 3 or more injections, given a week apart, before experiencing symptom relief. When pain relief is achieved, it may last for as long as 3 - 12 months.
The Arthritis Handbook: Improve Your Health and Manage the Pain of Osteoarthritis (A DiaMedica Guide to Optimum Wellness)

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The Arthritis Handbook: Improve Your Health and Manage the Pain of Osteoarthritis (A DiaMedica Guide to Optimum Wellness)

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