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    Sodium Hyaluronate

    Sodium Hyaluronate

    Sodium Hyaluronate

    What is it?

    Sodium hyaluronate is the sodium salt of hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is found naturally in the fluid that bathes joints, in the vitreous humor of the eye and in the skin. It's abundant in the dermis of young skin, but levels of this important compound decline with age. This makes skin look older. Hyaluronic acid gives skin volume by holding onto water and as levels decline with age, skin loses its youthful fullness. 

    Key Information

    • Sodium hyaluronate is used to treat knee pain in patients with joint inflammation (osteoarthritis).

    More Information

    Hyaluronate (also known as hyaluronan) is similar to a substance that occurs naturally in the joints. It may work by acting as a lubricant and shock absorber in the joint, helping the knee to move smoothly, thereby lessening pain.


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