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Posted 12 Aug 2011 by • 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 ...
Posted 31 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
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Posted 1 day ago by • 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, ...
Posted 6 days ago by • 0 answers
Is it okay to get the flu shot while being on oral hydrocortisone (20mg) daily?
Posted 11 Aug 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 9 Jul 2017 by • 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.
Posted 20 Jun 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 13 Jun 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 26 May 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 6 Apr 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 10 Mar 2017 by • 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, ...
Posted 18 Jan 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 14 Jan 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 7 Nov 2016 by • 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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