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Epidural steroid injection side effects

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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)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

stenosis, degenerative disc disease , schmorls node formation, hyperopathy of epidural fat, swelling at endplates l5,s1. Bulging discs. The va affairs says for me to get epidural steroid... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

is there a problem getting an epidural injection if you already have fluid behind the ear you are treating? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr.      Ashish Mittal MD

Because of my disk problem in back, I got an epidural steroid injection few days ago. However ... of epidural steroid injection? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Mittal ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I am a healthy 67 year old. Exercise regularly. I have a 5 year history of 3 to 4 epidural steroid injections per year for chronic low back pain . For about that same period of time I have had what has... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Arun A MD

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to answer my ?.. I m going to be having a Epidural Steroid Injection in my spine, I m a little concerned because the doctor that will be doing it, well is reviews ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun A ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I ve had four spinal epidurals over the last 3 months. Is it possible to still have side effects .... The side effects didn t start until the fourth epidural which was three weeks... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

Hello. I had an epidural steroid injection on Tuesday. Since having the procedure my anxiety has ... to help with it. I cant sleep at night. Are these side effects from the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Sudhir MD

I had a cervical epidural steroid injectio2weeks ago. I noticed that night when lying on my left ...,neck,chest, groin . Thought was related to increased effect of steroid. Turned to right side and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

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

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Dr.  Prasad MD

If all the conservative measures including pain threshold lowering drugs, physiotherapy and epidural shots are unsuccessful, it is time you consider surgical options.