Time to Stop Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Knee OA?

A 65-year-old man with moderately severe osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee presents to your office for his annual exam. During the medication review, the patient mentions he is using glucosamine and chondroitin for his knee pain

Physical Therapy vs Tai Chi for Knee Osteoarthritis

According to results of a study published in PM&R Journal, the dose-response effects of 2 exercise interventions — physical therapy and tai chi

Durolane Approved to Treat Knee Osteoarthritis Pain

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Durolane for the treatment of pain associated with knee osteoarthritis. Durolane is a single-injection, hyaluronic acid (HA) product used for joint lubrication.

Zilretta Now Available for the Management of Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

Flexion Therapeutics announced the availability of Zilretta(triamcinolone acetonide extended-release injectable suspension) indicated for the management of pain associated with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee.

Modified Exercise Improves Physical Function in Knee Osteoarthritis

Patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) and severe comorbidities showed significant improvements in physical function after undergoing a tailored exercise program, according to research recently published in Arthritis Care & Research.

Knee Pain Relief From Fiber, Chondroitin in Osteoarthritis

Fiber and/or the dietary supplement chondroitin may help reduce knee pain from arthritis, according to two studies published online May 23 in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.

This Spice May Help Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

Curcuminoids seem beneficial for knee osteoarthritis (OA), although they are less effective for pain relief than ibuprofen, according to a review and meta-analysis published online May 4 in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases.