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Should my hand be this sore after cortisone injection?

Posted 27 Apr 2016 by typingtimtam 3 answers

I got a cortisone injection in my wrist a week ago. Was fine for 2 days following but since then my pain is far worse than beforehand. I feel like I am going to pass out from the pain and now the pain is traveling all the way from my fingers to my shoulder. Is this normal or should I be heading ...

I was diagnosed with breast cancer in May I had a lumpectomy followed by radiation and anastrozole?

Posted 3 days ago by Misstish43 0 answers

I am waking up every night with severe tingling in my hands and arms also very swollen I heard maybe gabapentin could help with this side affect??

Can oxycodone cause swelling of feet ankles hands? If so why does it cause this?

Posted 17 Mar 2017 by Michele3838 3 answers

I'm taking oxycodone for pain.ive noticed that every time I take it my feet ankles swell and couple times my hands did.is this normal with this medication or is it something serious..No rash or hives so I guessed I wasn't having a reaction. I do not no so please any advice I would totally ...

Swelling & stiffness in hand after shoulder surgery?

Posted 29 Jul 2018 by parratts 1 answer

My question is to others who have had problems with swelling and stiffness in their hand after rotator cuff surgery. I'm 7 weeks post-op from rotator cuff surgery (shoulder "reconstruction" - human graft and 7 large anchor screws - to repair a large hole where the tendon should be) ...

How do I relieve pain from a Prolia shot? I hurt in both of my arms. Really bad pain day and night.

Posted 6 Jan 2018 by Billmary 6 answers

After I had my Prolia shot. I am in serious pain in my wrist and both my shoulders, day and night pain and my hands hurt really bad. They did not hurt like this before the shot. Can someone tell me what I can I do for pain?

How long does it really take Dupixent to work?

Posted 13 Sep 2017 by Ranking Gail 1 answer

I am a 54 yr old African-American female who has severe hand & foot eczema for the past 10 years , I also breakout if i am in the sun (was not born with it ... did not have it as a child). Over the years i have tried everything creams, steroids , phototherapy etc etc..nothing worked. My first ...

Sertraline - Is pins and needles a side effect of setraline?

Posted 28 May 2016 by Lina31 1 answer

After taking the tablet for 9 days I stopped due to the side effects. Whilst taking the tablets I experienced many side effects such as shaking in my hands, I also had a burning sensation in my stomach, arms, legs and chest. However, after I stopped I experienced pins and needles on the left side ...

Giant Cell Arteritis - I was just diagnosed with GCA this week and currently in a horrible flare up?

Posted 20 Apr 2017 by militarymom68 4 answers

... How long do these last and how often? Can I expect to be normal again? I cant work or sleep at the moment. My hands, neck, jaw and head hurt severely. I'm on 60 mgs of prednisone and pain meds and muscle relaxers

Has anyone had experience with using lidocaine 5%, patch, with doctor's approval, for arthritis?

Posted 19 Aug 2017 by Profbev51 3 answers

Is the lidocaine patch , 5%, available by prescription- I have severe arthritis in my shoulder, hand, etc. Creams don't work for me- I will ask my pain doctor about this - I know that any kind of lidocaine, 5%, is only available by prescription, and only in very special cases, like, i.e., ...

I have been taking Topamax 250 for 3 month's now for migraines and it has been making me feel...

Posted 30 May 2017 by Lal01 3 answers

... lost, mean, very moody. I have lost a few people over it. My hands and face feel numb. I dont think its normal my doctor said it just hasn't started kicking in yet. But i think i might just stop taking it in general.

I recently got my hand cut by a knife. The cut was between my thumb and index finger about 1cm deep?

Posted 23 Jul 2017 by Keegocarver 2 answers

I have been cleaning the wound with soap and water. I also applied neosprin to the wound and a bandage with gauze wrap around my thumb. I think I might of cut a nerve and an artery from the knife. Now my thumb has been numb ever since it happened. This is the third day and I haven't seen any ...

Efudex on my hands. Effects on others. Info needed?

Posted 9 days ago by Debbiesr 1 answer

I have to put efudex on the backs of my hands to the knuckles and on both arms. My spouse is nervous about me touching things especially in the kitchen. The tips of my fingers and palms of hands are clean. You can't wear long sleves so he is nervous about me holding my small dog, sitting on ...

Anti-fungal Creams: OTC vs prescription?

Posted 24 Nov 2017 by NaturallyInquisitive 1 answer

I had a fungal infection (ringworm) on the back of my hands and began using OTC 1% clotrimazole for 1 month. That didn't work and my doctor prescribed me 2% ketoconazole. Within 1 week, the infection subsided dramatically. Why is ketoconazole prescribed? Is it a stronger anti-fungal cream? ...

I have PMR and GCA and have been on steroids for 6 months.My doc wants me to start Actemra infusion?

Posted 18 Jan 2016 by maryanned79 4 answers

The side effects from the steroids are out of control. I have trouble going up stairs, my leg muscles have really atrophied. I can't get out of the tub any more. I get claw like hand and foot spasms. Tremors in my hands. Bp 122/94. Anyway, I read about the potential life threatening infections ...

Can Voltaren gel cause tingling and numbness in hands?

Posted 2 Jun 2016 by barbara2946 2 answers

I have been using voltaren gel on an as needed basis. Lately I have been experiencing tingling, numbness in my hands and "dead arm and hands" when I sleep which wakes me up due to the severe pain. Can this be caused by the gel? I am just now starting to connect the dots to my mysterious ...

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