Reference 2017-172

REF:            2017-172

Subject:        Viscosupplement Injections

 

 

Request:

  1. Does your organisation use/perform Viscosupplementation injections?
  2. If so, how much did your organisation spend on Viscosupplementation between the period of 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016?
  3. If your organisation used Viscosupplementation between the period 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016, which brand(s) Viscosupplement did you use?

To make your research easier, I have listed all commonly used Viscosupplements that you can cross reference:

  • Arthrum H
  • Orthovisc
  • Crespine Gel
  • Durolane
  • Euflexxa
  • Fermathron
  • Ostenil
  • Ostenil Plus
  • RenehaVis
  • Suplasyn
  • Synocrom
  • Synocrom Mini
  • Synolis
  • Monovisc
  • Synopsis
  • Synvisc (Hylan GF-20)
  • Synvisc One (Hylan GF-20)

 

  1. How many units of each brand of Viscosupplement did you use?

 

 

Response:

No evidence of them being stocked or used within the pharmacy system.