It has been over a week since I had a cortisone shot in each knee. I still cannot speak above a whisper. It has happened before but never lasted this long.
I'd suggest you see an ENT dr. If its happened before you have something going on with your voice. The only thing prednisone could have to do with it is if you got an infection because the prednisone decreased your immunity.
My husband said he was hoarse after an epidural, which contains cortisone--sounded odd to ME, but he was adamant that the shot brought it on...
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