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can getting a cortisone shot cause you to get bloated

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Pathak
18 years experience General Practice
Cortisone: Steroid shot has side effects including increased appetite, bloating, anxiety, insomnia.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
It is possible: but post menopausal bleeding should always be evaluated by your physician to rule out other causes. Stress can cause fluctuations in hormones which ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out these: Links. Take care and god bless you! https://www.arthritis.org/conditions-treatments/disease-center/calcium-pyrophosphate-dihydrate-crys ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience Family Medicine
Cortisone shot: The answer is no. While taking cortisone orally (e.g., prednisone) could indeed predispose to a yeast infection, injecting it into a single joint affe ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No : If the injection helped tell your surgeon( not sure if it was in the hip joint or hip bursa)... Either way if injection helped than arthroscopy may he ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Of what area? Single shots in shoulders, knees etc are linited and helpful generally. Large dose, or repetitive long term steroids orally or injecti ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Needles usually : Are not painless. Having said that they aren't to bad. Personally, i'm not a big fan of steroids and feel there are better things to inject.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Why are you getting them? The reason for the shot is the determining factor. Usually a steroid shot in the back or into a joint is no more than ever ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: See a doctor and have the problem evaluated first. If a cortisone shot is indicated, it can be done at that time.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tibor Becske
30 years experience Neurology
Normally not very: However, i would wait a while until the issue of contaminated corticosteroid injections is completely solved... Actually, i don't know the status of t ... Read More
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