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Received iv treatments of iron dextran. Have sore throat, pain. Side effect?

Hi I have received 3 iron iv treatments of iron dextran. I was experiencing lower back pain and was prescribed methlyprednisolone which I am suppose to start day 3 today but haven t yet. My throat started to hurt last night and this morning it hurts really bad. I don t know if this is a side effect and I should go to the ER or just take some cough meds, I had no sore throat before this.
Asked On : Tue, 16 Oct 2012
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Thanks for your query
I can feel your concern
yes this may be the side efffects of steroids you are usig,
you should do gargles and take some green tea . I recommend to have a proper clinical examination
Hope it helps
Dr imran
Answered: Fri, 29 Nov 2013
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