Knee pain

Results from a phase 3 study evaluating Tanezumab 2.5 mg or 5 mg in patients with moderate-to-severe osteoarthritis ( OA...


A study has evaluated the effectiveness of oral Glucosamine in subgroups of people with hip or knee osteoarthritis ( OA...



It is unclear whether an intensive program of weight loss combined with exercise prevents the onset of knee pain among...


Osteoarthritis is the most common form of joint disease and the leading cause of pain and physical disability in older...


Xarelto is a medicine that contains the active substance Rivaroxaban; it is used for the following in adults : to...


Alkaptonuria is caused by deficiency of homogentisate 1,2-dioxygenase, an enzyme that converts homogentisic acid ( HGA ) to maleylacetoacetic acid...


Mucopolysaccharidosis type I ( MPS I ) is an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disorder caused by a deficiency of the...


The statistical significance for the primary endpoint of PASI 75 at week 16 was achieved for patients receiving Apremilast 30...


Osteoarthritis is the most common form of joint disease and the leading cause of pain and disability in the elderly....


Aromatase inhibitors carry side effects including joint pain so severe that many patients discontinue these lifesaving medicines. New University of...


The dietary supplements Glucosamine and Chondroitin sulfate, together or alone, appeared to fare no better than placebo in slowing loss...


Voltaren Gel ( Diclofenac sodium topical gel ) 1% has received FDA approval as the first topical prescription treatment that...


Regular exercise is recommended for middle-aged and older people, but the effect of exercise on the development of osteoarthritis in...


Two clinical trials of Humira ( Adalimumab ), REVEAL and CHAMPION, have demonstrated promising results in psoriasis. Psoriasis is a...


The dietary supplements Glucosamine and Chondroitin sulfate proved no better than a placebo in relieving osteoarthritis knee pain in most...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved the selective COX-2 inhibitor Celebrex ( Celecoxib ) for...


Hylan G-F 20 ( Synvisc ) is an elastoviscous fluid containing hylan polymers, which are derivatives of hyaluronan ( ...


A study showed effectiveness of Doxycycline in slowing disease progression in patients with osteoarthritis. Doxycycline, a tetracycline antibiotic, has been successfully...


Results of a study suggest that acupuncture could reduce pain and improve joint functioning in the short-term for people with...