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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

What are the disadvantages of taking Cortisone injection in the coccyx?

Pros and cons of a cortisone injection in my coccyx? It s a childhood fracture coming back to haunt me. ...

What causes pain in the body after a Cortisone injection?

Hi my name is XXXXXXX I had a cortizone shot in my left shoulder this morning because of some imflamation in the bersa area. I now have total widespread pain throught out my body, my head is pounding and my pulse is 101 resting. my breathing is...

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 ...

Does cortisone injection cause blood clots?

I had a cortisone injection in my left knee in May of this year. last week I was diagnosed ... connection between the cortisone injection and the development of the clot? ...
Public Forum Discussions

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 ...

What are the complications of cortisone injections?

.. Should I pursue cortisone injections and what are the complications or should I try acupuncture ...

Can cortisone injection cure fever?

her cortisone injection with the medicine for fever ...

Can cortisone injection cause insomnia?

Can a cortisone injecion cause insomnia? I had one and took 2 tylenol pm that night to help with the pain and to get a better night s rest. I COULD NOT SLEEP at all and was up every hour. I am insulin ...

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...

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 ...

What are the side effects of Cortisone injection?

I had 6 cortisone injections in 2 months and suddenly my blood sugar was diabetic level and now my hair is thinning and Inam female with a ton of hair Imam 57 . My last cortisone shot was in September ...

What are the side effects of Cortisone injection?

I had a cortisone injection in my elbow about 10 days ago and it has begun to itch around my elbow area and is still somewhat swollen and very warm to the touch. I have tried creams and Benadryl ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
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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