A 53-year-old member asked:
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how long does depo-medrol shots last?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Depends on what for!: It truly depends on what you are injecting it for. Some joints injections last long time. Carpal rtunnel, months. Nerve block, may be years if first successful. Can't really say unless specific problem is stated.
Answered on Nov 17, 2018

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