(Sodium hyaluronate for intra-articular administration)
One syringe (2.5 ml) of PREQUINEmove® contains 25 mg of sodium hyaluronate.
Sodium hyaluronate is a natural polymer from the glycosaminoglycan class (acid mucopolysaccharides).It is the major component of joint fluid and plays a significant role in the physiological functions of that fluid. PREQUINEmove® is a sterile 1% sodium hyaluronate solution obtained from Streptococcus zooepidemicus by fermentation processes and subsequent purification. It is characterized by its viscoelasticity, hygroscopicity and lubricating properties. Intra-articular injection of PREQUINEmove® improves articular function, thus relieving pain caused by osteoarthritis. PREQUINEmove® improves articular mobility and normalizes diseased synovia.
Pain and limitation of movement as a consequence of degenerative and traumatic changes of other synovial joints.
The product is contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to the product. PREQUINEmove® must be administered with caution to patients with a history of hypersensitivity to other drugs and patients with liver failure or impairment.
Avoid contact with disinfectants such as quaternary ammonium salts, including benzalkonium chloride, or with chlorhexidine, as product precipitation may occur.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Do not use if the product package is damaged. Graduated marks on the syringe label should only be used as a guide.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
* Use the product immediately after opening, as sterility cannot be guaranteed otherwise. The product should only be used once, and always in a single patient, and any remaining product should be discarded. Otherwise, cross infections may occur.
PREQUINEmove® is available in a disposable prefilled syringe, containing 2.5 ml of sodium hyaluronate (25 mg). The syringe facilitates administration, maintains sterility and prevents contamination with foreign matters at time of use.
Store between 1 and 30°C. Refrigerate if this temperature cannot be assured. If refrigerated allow the product to reach room temperature before use. Avoid exposure to light. Keep out of reach of children.