Purpose is to see how well the medication works in relieving knee pain due to OA. Medication is to regenerate cartilage tissue. Study duration is 13 months long with 9 office visit with 2 telephone calls. Physical exams, Xray, MRI and lab tests all provided at no cost. The medication is a knee injection completed once each 4 weeks for 4 visits. Remaining visits are follow up. This trial does have a weigh criteria and will not allow for a Body Mass Index greater than 35. Must be suffering from moderate to severe pain in primary knee in the last 3 months. Compensation for time and travel up to $2445.
This study is currently active