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Can I drink on a corticosteroid shot

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Tressler
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Expect some relief : Typically, one corticosteroid injection will provide some relief. The relief is usually between 50-100% and lasts 2 weeks-several months. I usually ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Talk to your Doc: The use of any medication involves risk. The use of a medication in pregnancy involve some added risk b/c of the fetus. The decision to use a medicati ... Read More
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: In general when you are pregnant we use as few medications as possible and work with your OB to get clearance on the ones we use. Corticost ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: There should be no problems with this combination.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No, do not ignore: Instead ask for different modalities, with the number one thing used with this diagnosis is physical therapy. Make sure you have had a good round of p ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Safe, yes: Recommended only after physical therapy, exercise. Problem with snapping iliopsoas is it will come back within a few weeks unless stretching and thera ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Depends on what your baseline is, since a 90/58 BP is right on the borderline of hypotension - but if this is your normal bp, then for you it may be o ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Kumar
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Beneficience: A single shot may not be risky. Side-effects are reversible, if they do happen. No drug is absolutely safe and sometimes you do need them when benefit ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Period delay: Corticosteroids are one of many substances or conditions that can alter the menstrual cycle. Make sure that you are not pregnant, if you are sexually ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hours: Jitteriness and insomnia is often associated with high doses. The other side effects include acne and an increase in appetite . One would not usually ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common : Steroid injections are notorious for disturbing the menstrual cycle. As long as you're not pregnant, hopefully within a month or two you'll be back on ... Read More
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