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side effects of plantar fasciitis

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Wynn
39 years experience Podiatry
Prednisone: Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the facial band on the bottom of your foot.... Prednisone is a steroidal anti- inflammatory.. It is used to bring ... Read More
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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience Rheumatology
Few: Steroids can have very scary side effects associated with them. The key to remember though is that steroids will have more side effects when they are ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Leg pain: Has your Physician or a Rheumatologist evaluated you for phlebitis? That's just one of the conditions that can cause your symptoms. As examination and ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Indirectly: It is possible but most likely indirectly related because of altering the way you are walking and putting abnormal stresses on the calf and foot muscl ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not the right site: The location of the pain does not fit with planter fasciiitis. Could it be from an ill fitting shoe? See if warm compresses provide relief. If it pers ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: There are a number of other possibilities, the more common of which include tarsal tunnel syndrome, a calcanesl stress fracture, a tendinitis of the ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Hip pain: Bilateral bursitis of the hip may be the problem. Taking anti-inflammatory medications like ibuprofen or naproxen for a week could be effective. You c ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience Podiatry
NO: You're walking differently to avoid the painful area, thus putting undue pressure on other areas of the foot.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Arbes
43 years experience Podiatry
Fasciitis: Yes, it sounds like plantar fasciitis. Try stretching, icing and make sure your running shoes aren't worn down. It's a good idea to stretch after you ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Local nerve: Bruising, pressure, inflammation, infection, may have damaged the local cutaneous nerve. See your surgeon . Did the numbness occur immediately or dela ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandi Johnson
15 years experience Podiatry
Plantar fasciitis: Plantar fasciitis is typically plantar heel pain normally first step out of bed in morning or getting up from rest. Pain in the arch can often be post ... Read More
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