New Drugs Offer Hope for Osteoarthritis

Spring 1999 CSANews Issue 31  |  Posted date : Mar 01, 2007.Back to list

Osteoarthritis sufferers now have four new drugs that promise pain relief for patients with this affliction: Vioxx, Celebrex, Hyalgan and Synvisc. According to the March edition of the Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource, these drugs are appropriate for people with osteoarthritis who don't benefit from traditional treatments or who suffer from side effects.