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how long does a steroid shot last for bronchitis

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Viral bronchitis: Viral bronchitis can last10-14 days. Vaporizer can be helpful in treatment.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Croup: Croup is typically caused by the parainfluenza virus and lasts 3-7 days however, some cases last up nto 2 weeks. If the symptoms are severe, a super-i ... Read More
Dr. Benjamin Kalm
17 years experience Pediatrics
4-8 hours: Generally steroids begin to show an effect after ~4 hours and are working well by 8 hours. If your child received Epinephrine to help him breathe, it ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not related: Look for other causes. An acetylated steroid should not cause bloating.
A female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
17 years experience Family Medicine
Rash: Steroid shots will last in your body 2-3 days. It is re-assuring that you are improving 12 hours later. Monitor the rash and seek care if not improvin ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Notify prescriber: You do not mention in detail the nature of the reaction. Some side effects of even short term corticosteroids can be very serious (examples include un ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Beth Summers
19 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Croup symptoms generally peak 2 to 3 days after the symptoms of the viral infection begin. Viral croup usually lasts 3 to 7 days. Steroid shot usually ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Chang
20 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Not normal: When did the pain occur in relation to the shot? I'm thinking: needle trauma/hematoma/infection vs frank tear of the gluteal muscle attachments (which ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Any inj. Hurts. : The reason you are getting Intra articulate injection is you have pain and steroid injection will help the pain and range of Movement. Yes taking Tyle ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Once : Once you have been on antibiotics for strep for 24 hours, you are no longer contagious. However, steroids can make you feel better even when you are ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Contact doctor again: If you have rec'd a steroid shot and taking prednisone as well, these alone can make you heart go fast. But if you are still having breathing problem ... Read More

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