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Leg cramps and steroid injections. Is there a connection?

Had steroid injections in both knees and both hips. Four weeks later steroid injection in one shoulder. I'm a steroid machine! Shortly after, began interruptions 2-3 times nightly with painful leg cramps. Cramps sometimes occur in day along with hand cramps. I do stay hydrated and take high... read more

I am on prednisone and can't sleep and severe leg/knee pain is this normal?

my face is swollen, legs weak, knee pain waking me up so pain cant' stand the pain is this caused from the prednisone?

I hd total knee replacement August 2011. I still have pain is this normal?

I am on mscontin 30mg er and mscontin ir 15 mg one three times a day the other four times a day. still in lots of pain. having another t.k.r tomorrow on other knee. I hope someone can give me hope.

Mirtazapine - Does anybody have tight stiff legs, feel swollen , heavy and sore knees?

Does anybody have these side effects on 45 mg of Mirtazapine?. my legs feel so heavy, tight, swollen, and my knees are sore in the joints. it gets this bad that I am unable to walk as normal and I have to sit down. I feel like my legs are going to give in on me. my toes feel cold and numb,... read more

Synvisc-One - How long after getting the injection of Synvisc will the knee pain begin to subside?

I had the injection 4 days ago and the usual knee pain persists !

Metformin - are pains in legs, knees and feet a side effect of metformin?

I just started taking metformin and am now having pains in my legs starting at the knees and down to... the foot. especially the front top of foot and shin. could metformin be causing this pain? its hurts to walk and my legs tire easily.

Having knee joint manipulation surgery. How long is pain after?

I had knee replacement in Aug 2011. Dont have much motion and still in pain. So they r going to straiten knee all the way and bend knee all the way back break up scar tissue while im sleep. I had a very hard time w pain after first surgery because of tolerance to pain meds. I heard this was very... read more

Is dilaudid stronger than morphine?

new doc switched me because he said dilaidid is extremly dictiv. Doc switched me from dilaudid to 30 er mgs 3 times a day and 15 mgs ir up to 4 times a day. Knee and back severe arthritis and fibromalgia.

Arimidex - anyone else developed arthritis while taking this?

Since starting Arimidex 5 months ago, I have developed arthritis in my left knee which is rapidly becoming a problem. Anyone else experience this?

Does Augmentin ES-600 cause severe knee / joint pain during and after the prescribed course?

Given Augmentin ES-600 for 10 days for Cellulitis in lower leg; now have changed Antibiotics and have had severe pain in both knees in all positions. Is the knee pain from the Augmentin??

How long does it take for the joint pains to go away after stopping Accutane?

I took Accutane for my acne problem for about 2 months and realised that I started getting severe joint pains almost everywhere (feets, elbows, shoulder, knees, etc.). Never had this problem before. I stopped it after that. Its been about three weeks and the pain still has not gone away. I can... read more

Extreme Pain After ACL Surgery w/ Oxycodone?

Patient background: 18 y/o F , L Knee Surgery performed: ACL reconstruction surgery using hamstring graft ; Meniscus clean-up Medicine prescribed: Oxycodone / APAP Tab , 5-325 mg Regimen: 2 Tabs every 4 hours My question is - would having used narcotic pill medication recreationally around 5... read more

What causes a persons knees to turn purple all of a sudden?

My mom has lupus and she has low iron. Today she has been feeling weak, tired, and fatigued. We were sitting at the table talking and all of a sudden both her knees turned dark purple. It stayed for a couple minutes and slowly faded. We both are wondering what could cause this.

How long does the Mobic (meloxicam) take to start working?

I have severe arthritis in both knees and just started taking meloxicam 15 mg once daily. I was taking naproxyn 500 mg once daily as of last week (05-24-12) and was just presribed meloxicam 15 mg once daily as of 05-25-12.

I had total knee replacement 18 weeks ago and I can't stand the pain still. I can't sleep at night.?

... I am in such pain that I cry from around 3:00 A.M. on till after day light. I took 6 weeks of PT and the range of motion was right on the mark but the pain was still there. After a PT session I hurt so bad that night and the whole next day that medication wouldn't stop it. I take 5 mg of... read more

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