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Is it okay to drink alcohol after having an epidural steroid inyection?

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Does an Epidural steroid injection cause headache?

After an epidural steroid injection , which I will have in my lower lumbar this Friday, what should I expect? What should I do over the next few days after getting it. I have a herniated disk ...

Does Plavix interact with Epidural?

93 yr old Mom began plavix only 30 days ago....orthopedic doc wants to give her an epidural steroid ... immediately after epidural??? ...

What causes severe pain in the thigh after receiving epidural steroid injection?

Hi my husband had an es1 2days ago he di well with it no adverse reaction, but is now having pain on the left side of his left thigh he is unable to bare any weight on his left leg with out a pain level of about 9. Do u have an answer yet thank you>

What causes sore in the hip area after taking an epidural steroid injection?

My mother had a mri and then an epidural steroid inj at L4-5...last friday at 11am... no help thus ... kidney??? Dr... how long does it take for epidural injection at L 4-5 to begin to be effective ...

What causes tightness around the chest after taking epidural steroid injection?

of epidural plagues me. From site up I have thoracic pain and cannot control sitting up. I get at the feeling of tightness as this is behind the lungs. It is of no concern to doctor. How can I tell if the epidural did ...
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Are migraine, pounding chest and nausea normal after steroidal epidural?

I got a steroidal epidural in L5 12hrs ago and for the last few hours have had a migraine and pounding chest with neaseua. I ve never had any allergic reactions, don t smoke, don t drink, have ...

Will alcohol consumption make epidural steroid injection dangerous?

Hello. I have a epidural steroid injection scheduled for this morning, but I had a glass of brandy ...-procedure instructions. I ve had no other alcohol for over a week before. Will this make the procedure more dangerous? ...

Could the rise in BP be due to epidural steroid injection?

Doctor, Two days ago I received an Epidural Steroid Injection, and last evening I just happened ... been caused by the shot I received. This morning it is still 170/78 after taking my meds. Thank You ...

What causes weakness and headache post epidural steroid injection?

since an Epidural steroid injection. 2 weeks ago I ve felt weak, dizzy at times and my BP was 105 over 65 This morning lower than usual for me since I have HBP. Also, immediately after injection I felt ...

Will it cause a problem while taking epidural steroid injection after drinking vodka last night?

I am scheduled for an epidural steroid injection this afternoon at 2 pm in my lumbar area. I ... that cause a problem with the epidural injection? ...

Heaviness and chest pain after epidural steroid injection. Due to injection?

I had an epidural steiod injection in the lumbar region of my back. The doctor concentrated the medicine to reach my knee where I have been having the most pain. He said he was injecting higher ...

What causes extreme fatigue after taking Epidural steroid injection?

I had first of a course three steroid spinal injection 4 days ago. I am experiencing extreme fatigue-much like being on chemo- and cannot find any references to this in side effects. Would like some ...

What causes stomach pain after taking Epidural steroid injection on lumbar spine?

My boyfriend had a epidural steroid injection on Monday at the L4, L5 S1 sites. He began to have very bad stomach pain including vomiting very early Tuesday morning now he has symptoms of the Flu ...

What causes heavy bleeding after having a epidural steroid injection in lumbar area?

I m about 2 years post-menopausal and I had an epidural steroid injection in my lumbar region. Just ... to a epidural steroid injection. Have you heard of that happening? ...

Diagnosed with cervical stenosis, painful body. Antidepressants, celebrex, epidural steroid injections. Surgery?

medications. Surgery was advised after all conservative treatments failed like therapy and epidural steroid injections. After the second MRI there was thickening of the T1 T2 T3. Is this alarming? The neurosurgeon ...
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Will an epidural steroid injection affect birth control pills?
hello, thanks for your query, epileptic medicine steroids will interact medroxyprogesterone pills. discuss with anaesthtist about ur pill category and interactions .all the best, take care
Hello, today I had an epidural steroid injection with sedation at 10am. I feel really light headed, I checked my BP it was 126/89 and pulse was 106. I feel hot
Thanks for contacting HCM. You are concerned that after having an epidural steroid injection today that you are now experiencing light headedness and possible fever. I would recommend that you seek medical attention to be sure you do not have any complications from your injection.
Hi Doctor! I am 29 year old guy & i have herniated disk issues from past 6years. I did epidural steroid injection , but i did not receive any positive responce
If all the conservative measures including pain threshold lowering drugs, physiotherapy and epidural shots are unsuccessful, it is time you consider surgical options.
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