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After effects of an epidural

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Dr.   Eris Ranxha MD

what are the negative after effects of an epidural injection? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Eris Ranxha ( Neurologist)
Dr.      Ashish Mittal MD

Because of my disk problem in back, I got an epidural steroid injection few days ago. However, after I got it, I'm suffering somewhat impotence . Are they related ?? or is impotence a side effect ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Mittal ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Meher Lakshmi Konatam MD

After two years and four months - still suffering from kenalog epidural adverse affects. Overswollen, head and body still feel rushing water sounds so bad 24/7 365+!!! Got off of all drugs and given ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Meher Lakshmi Konatam ( Oncologist)
Dr.  Manjeth Kumar G MD

I get a epidural injection every 3 mo.to control pain and dysfunction from 3 herniated disks and stenosis that results in pain and dysfunction with my sciatic nerve around my core area, hips, hamstrings ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manjeth Kumar G ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Abeed Basheer MD

I had a cervical epidural injection this morning and it went wrong, I felt everything! After ... cervical epidurals before. Any suggestions? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abeed Basheer ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

Hi I ve been taking gabapentin-600 mg. at bedtime- since April after having 2 epidural injections for back pain,sciactica. My dr. wanted me to take 300 mg. during day but couldn t-very drowsy disoriented ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

I got a steroidal epidural in L5 12hrs ago and for the last few hours have had a migraine ... healthy. Is this a common side effect of the steroid shot or is it posible that it has affected other than ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I had a epidural steroid injection at hospital 33 hours ago. I now have hiccups and cannot sleep or think because I hiccup every 7 seconds. I read hiccups are a possible side effect after such... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Manoj Raut MD

Hi my name is Shaun I want to enquire about the effects of epidurals. I am a 53 yr old male and have suffered slighty with ed for some time but it was always hit n miss. However 2 yrs ago I had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manoj Raut ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

Some epidural medications or the procedure for epidural may precipitate a calcium deficiency or nerve damage/compression. See your primary physician to have this evaluated soon.

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

yes, rarely they may change for some time due to anesthesia effect over bowel nerves

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

pain in the back and occasional headache in 10% of people.