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How long does it normally take Celebrex to work?

Posted 12 Aug 2011 by Ouch14250 2 answers

I have just started on the drug after reinjuring my knee after kneecap replacement surgery. Due to the injury, my doc says I have some more arthritis developing. She gave me a Cortisone shot to help make me more comfortable until the Celebrex kicks in. Don't want to do another. OUCH! They hurt ...

How long do the effects of a cortisone shot last?

Posted 31 Aug 2009 by booplvr 1 answer

Can cortisone cream make a skin rash worse?

Posted 17 Feb 2013 by ruby20 3 answers

Can I use cortisone cream over the Efudex to alleviate the itching?

Posted 1 day ago by James Heary 1 answer

I have been using Efudex on my face for ten days now. I have four more days to go. My face is extremely itchy and uncomfortable. Can I apply/use Cortisone cream on my face while using the Efudex to alleviate the itching? I don't know if cortisone cream is contraindicated with Efudex. If it is, ...

Oral cortisone and flu shot?

Posted 6 days ago by M Z 007 0 answers

Is it okay to get the flu shot while being on oral hydrocortisone (20mg) daily?

I have bilateral trochleitis. It throws me in to frontal migrains all the time. Mostly in the?

Posted 11 Aug 2017 by Gidgetlili 0 answers

... morning upon waking. Is there anything to take at night to keep from getting these. I have had cortizones shots twice in the past 6 months. They work for a while. I go from 8 migaines to 2 migrains in a two week period. I am perimenopasal also. The migrains seem to fluxuate with the hormones ...

I had a cortisone shot in left A/C collarbone joint and I put heating pad on it and it feels worse?

Posted 9 Jul 2017 by cantcatchabreak 1 answer

Did I make things worse by putting heat on the shoulder? I wasn't told to do ice or heat and I did heat.

Has any one had a cortisone shot in one area and it helped pain in whole body?

Posted 20 Jun 2017 by kly1956 1 answer

I had a cortisone shot in my shoulder and it started helping very quickly then a few days later I realized my back pain, knee pain were very low. Least pain I've been in for years. Also my psoriasis never flared up for 2 months, it was about one and a half months till my back pain returned, my ...

I havery arthritis on my facet joints and it's gotta be hitting a nerve for sure. It is so painful?

Posted 13 Jun 2017 by tammy189 1 answer

... without and meds. My body just hurts so bad that I will just start sweating and I wanna curl into a ball and die. I have had cortisone shots 3 times in the same area that didn't work by 2 diffrent dr.s. then just had the procedure were they burn the nerves on each side. Well that sucked to ...

Looking for others who have had a psychotic episode as a result of cortisone?

Posted 26 May 2017 by Marlene48 0 answers

A membrane had grown over the macula in my right eye, making it nearly impossible to see. Dr. Robin Ray, a retina specialist in Savannah, GA surgically removed the membrane, but it grew back. His next course of action was to inject my eye with cortisone. Soon after the painful injection, I ...

Why after 3 years would my TKR knee start to buckle?

Posted 6 Apr 2017 by Brownkar 0 answers

I had 3 ACL's on left knee finally in 2013 opted for TKR at 52 years old . Although surgery went well and I worked hard on physio, I ran into some trouble with the IT band, swelling. After cortisone shots and more physio for a couple of years it seem to settle down. December 2016 3 years I was ...

Does Arcoxia contain any cortisone?

Posted 10 Mar 2017 by Ronel Conradie 0 answers

I am taking Arcoxia on and off for carpal tunnel syndrome and arthrithis in my wrists and thumbs (been a beauty therapist for 14 years). I am 42 years old female. I experience now hormonal imbalances, weight gain (more than 10kg in last year), acute swelling in my feet and around ankles and hands, ...

Is it OK to use my dog's 1% cortisone spray on my itchy rash?

Posted 18 Jan 2017 by Kiss Me Ewe Fool 2 answers

I've tried creams and ointments and they work for a while but then the itching comes back. Yesterday, in desperation, I grabbed my dog's anti-itch spray and it felt so good. The itching stopped for several hours, then I used it again. Directions for dog say use every 12 hours, but ...

What is the best medicine for lupus symptoms given that I recently had cataract surgery?

Posted 14 Jan 2017 by katherinehuber 0 answers

I am 58 years old. I have high DNA and ANA results. My rheumatologist hasn't diagnosed lupus yet. I had one cortisone shot 4 months ago in my right wrist and have been taking prednisone for the last 14 days. Both worked great. Currently only sporadic and mild joint pain. My rheumatologist ...

I had breast cancer 20+ years what harm is there in taking cortisone shots for pain?

Posted 7 Nov 2016 by Eh Wilson 2 answers

Had modified radical and 17 nodes and rt breast removed. Reason for shots Lupus (SLE) and arthritis and Sciatica.

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