Prolotherapy

What is Prolotherapy?

Hi, Thanks for writing your query. Prolotherapy is usually done to strengthen the weak connective tissue by injecting non pharmacological and non irritant substance into the body. This is used for decreasing musculoskeletal pain. Thanks.

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Does Prolotherapy work? Is it dangerous.Is it expensive. What are dangers to this...

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Brief Answer:
safe procedure

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Prolotherapy is done usually for pain relief by injecting dextrose/phenol/glycerine and...

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My Orthopedic surgeon just reviewed my MRI and I have a tear in my rotator cuff. He is recommending surgery. I have heard a lot about a procedure...

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Brief Answer:
Prolotherapy is useless

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I have studied your case. A patient with rotator cuff needs surgery. If cuff is...

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I have had buttock pain for 18 months. it used to be merely uncomfortable. I could sit through a 2-hour play - just. Recently it has got a lot...

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Buttock pain can sacral in origin which is in midl

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I have studied your case.
Buttock pain can sacral in...

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I am a 65 year old lady, 5 9 , 142 lbs and have been suffering for approx 6years with pressure, ringing in both ears. I have been treated for TMJ...

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I recently had prolotherapy for chronic back pain. injections near the spine using dextrose. On the first treatment the dr. hit a...

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I was admistered cipro for a jaw abcess in 2003, given levaquin and prednesone together in 2007 for pneumonia , and again in 2008 for pneumonia. I...

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I am having glucose injections in my knee to try to avoid surgery. Have you heard of this and it s effectiveness. I have had three rounds

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My Orthopedic surgeon just reviewed my MRI and I have a tear in my rotator cuff . He is recommending surgery. I have heard a lot about a procedure...

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I have received prolotherapy, prp (which did temporary relieve all pain in my knee, but has since returned), and two stem cell procedures using...

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