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Is cortisone injections safe to take?

my son is XXXXof having cortizone injections, he claims it builds up in your body and can cause problems after awhile. I've had them every once in a while for knee pain and once for bursitis . YYYY@YYYY

How does cortisone injection help?

My aunt who is 59 who has Severe arthritis hips taking celebrex How does Cortisone injection help? ...

Does Cortisone injections cause headaches?

My blood sugar is 296 after eating I ha cortisone injections yesterday and woke with horrible headache and still have it will it get better ...

Is taking Cortisone injection for shoulder bursitis safe?

Is it safe to have a cortisone injection for shoulder bursitis 2 months after a lumbar fusion? Thanks ...

Suggest remedy for puffy face after cortisone injection

I had two cortisone injections in my back one XXXXXXX 23 and another two weeks before. Started getting puffy face july 2. When will this go away?! ...
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When is a cortisone injection administered?

I just received my cholesterol results. Total Cholesterol 297, LDL 212, HDL 68, Triglycerides 87, Blood Sugar 89. I am a 58 year old female, 5 4 weighing 158. I had my knees injected with cortisone ...

Will cortisone injections help in treating costochondritis?

it is due to lack of sleep. My PCP thinks it was caused by physical exertion which I did. would cortisone injections into the affected site be helpful? and also what would you suggest? Iam a 63 year old female, 5 6 ...

What are the side effects of cortisone injections in diabetes?

I am 54 years old. I weigh 207 lbs. I have lost 10 pounds in 3 weeks because I have been too weak to want to eat. I am feeling better now. I started insulin July 15. I had a cortizone shot July 14. I assume the cortizone shot affected my blood...

Can cortisone injections cause weight gain?

I have had two cervical spine injections of cortisone six weeks and 10 weeks ago respectively. I woke up this morning and weighed myself only to find I have gained 8 lbs and increased 5.5 inches ...

Will getting a cortisone injection for herniated disc safe ?

I have two herniated discs in my lower back and am going for a cortisone injection. I am scheduled ... hours after the injection? I am a 32 y/o male who has received one cortisone shot in the past. ...

Does cortisone injection prevent pregnancy?

Hi. My daughter has been trying to concieve. Her doc has now raised her clomid for the second time. Her progesteron dropped to a 2 he said and he also said that is not a bad thing. I do not believe he knows she has had cortozone injection every...

Could cortisone injection cause blood in the urine?

Hi Dr. My mom is 86 and had a cortisone injection in her wrist 3 weeks ago could this cause blood in her urine she does have chronic UTI but not signs of infection now. We are going to Urologist tomorrow ...

Is swelling in knee caused due to cortisone injection?

of swelling around the bursa. Last week I was given a cortisone injection into the patella behind knee cap ...

Does Cortisone injection increases blood pressure?

think it is spreading. I have been suggested to use Cortisone injection for hair growth, but I have high BP for last 20 years. I read that cortisone increases the blood pressure. Can you guide me. ...

Chest pain from cortison injection. Is it possible ?

I recently had a cortisone injection in my knee . I had received one previously about three years ago. About 12 hours later, at night, I started experiencing chest pain similar to an earlier heart ...
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After receiving a cortisone injection two days ago I have a large painful lump in my wrist(where I got the injection)?
watch it for a day. if worse see your doctor
Discomfort in abdomen excessive saliva, nausia and belching. Why and how to treat? Had cortisone injection to shoulder 4 days ago. Already on PPI for gastritis
Seems like indigestion or stomach cramps. Avoid non veg foods. Consult your doctor for a prescription of anti spasmodic medication.
If you had cortisone injections 24 hours ago in your shoulder & knee joints will the cortisone show up on the MRI. or should you wait to have the MRI? Thanks
Hi. The cortisone will only show up on the T2 sections of the MRI and not the T1. So you may still proceed with the MRI
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