What is Ostenil Tendon?
Ostenil Tendon is for the treatment of pain and reduced mobility in tendon disorders.
1ml isotonic solution contains 20.0mg sodium hyaluronate from fermentation, sodium chloride, disodium phosphate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate, mannitol and water for injections.
Who should not take Ostenil Tendon?
OSTENIL® TENDON should not be used in patients with ascertained hypersensitivity to any of the constituents.
Are there any associated side effects with Ostenil Tendon?
Local secondary phenomena such as pain, feeling of heat, bruising, redness or swelling may occur following treatment with OSTENIL® TENDON.
How is OSTENIL administered?
Inject OSTENIL® TENDON around the affected tendon or into the affected tendon sheath once a week for a total of 2 injections. Several tendons may be treated at the same time. Repeat treatments may be administered as required.
The content and outer surface of the OSTENIL® TENDON pre-filled syringe are sterile as long as the sterile pack remains unbroken. Take the pre-filled syringe out of the sterile pack, unscrew the Luer-LokTM cap, attach a suitable needle (e.g. 25 to 27 G) and secure it by turning slightly. If present remove any air bubble from the syringe prior to injection.
What is in the box?
1 x pre-filled sterile syringe of 40 mg/2.0 ml OSTENIL Tendon