Arthritis/rheumatic disorders:

Indications for: SUPARTZ FX

Osteoarthritis of the knee in patients who have failed nonpharmacologic therapy and analgesics (eg, acetaminophen).

Adult Dosage:

Prior to treatment: remove joint effusion, if present. Local anesthetic (eg, lidocaine) by SC inj may be recommended prior to inj. Inject 2.5mL intra-articularly in each affected knee weekly for 5 weeks. Use separate syringes for each knee.

Children Dosage:

Not recommended.

SUPARTZ FX Contraindications:

Infection or skin disease at inj site.

SUPARTZ FX Warnings/Precautions:

Treatment cycle <3 injections: not established. Avian protein, feather, egg allergy. Avoid strenuous activity within 48hrs after injection. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

SUPARTZ FX Classification:


SUPARTZ FX Interactions:

Avoid disinfectants with quaternary ammonium salts. Concomitant other intra-articular injectables: not established.

Adverse Reactions:

Arthralgia, arthropathy/arthrosis/arthritis, back pain, pain, inj site reaction/pain, headache.

Generic Drug Availability:


How Supplied:

Single-use prefilled syringes—1