Alleviating pain from trigger points by a plant-based natural analgesic called Sarapin via a needle into the affected area. Many patients with knots in their back that did not experience relief from chiropractic, massage, and acupuncture treatments have shared that trigger point injections finally brought them relief.
HYALGAN® is a solution that contains a natural substance called hyaluronate. Hyaluronate is normally found in the fluid that lubricates and cushions your knee joint. HYALGAN® is injected into your knee to relieve pain and add cushion in the joint. HYALGAN® is a treatment option for people who do not get adequate pain relief from simple painkillers (like Tylenol® or Advil®) or from exercise and physical therapy. Hyalgan is a 5-injection regimen given at weekly intervals that provides long-lasting pain relief.
Unlike using steroids, prolotherapy creates a natural healing response of inflamation to occur. The technique reactivates the healing process by injecting a mildly irritating substance, a sugar solution along with lidocaine. The solution is injected into the injured area to stimulate a temporary low-grade inflammation. These are performed in a series of 3-6 injections, 1-2 weeks apart.