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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 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.
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I'm stopping them, I am experiencing low blood pressure, exhaustion, pain in my mid back, even increasing my normal cortisone intake isn't helping. Does anyone know how those drugs and Addison's interact with each other?
Posted 21 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
... life... and now I rely on motrin... had a cortisone shot... did nothing
Posted 20 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
... Symptoms started 5 days after a cortisone shot in knee and 6 days after an transvaginal ultrasound. This has been ongoing for 6 days. I am trying to determine what is causing the bleeding (bright red); where the source of the bleeding is located, and am wondering if the cortisone injection may ...
Posted 21 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
I suffered from an allergic reaction to honey, quite a severe one. I was prescribed cortisone tablets 40 mg of which I did a three-day course, which ended on Thursday. During the course I experienced severe side-effects such as insomnia (which I countered by taking a higher dose of the sleeping ...
Posted 2 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... with cortisone
Posted 19 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 10 Oct 2015 by • 2 answers
I just received my first shot in my left knee today. I had knee surgery almost 2 years ago to remove a benign tumor. However the pain came back and the doctor said that there was no tumor growing back but it was weak, tight and very inflamed. He suggested a cortisone shot and 1. I almost passed out ...
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