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How long does a steroid injection for si joint pain last?

How long does a steroid injection for si joint pain last?

It depends: On the problem you have if it sever problem dose non last for too long if is not may last for long time.Thank you. ...Read more

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Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Hx bad l4&5 s1&2 si joint x 10 yr. Pain in right groin & below knee x 2 wk. Steroid shot & pack no relief. Getting worse?

Hx bad l4&5 s1&2  si joint x 10 yr. Pain in right groin & below knee x 2 wk. Steroid shot & pack no relief. Getting worse?

See below: You report the pain is your right groin---it could be from your back but could also be in your hip or knee and even more unusual it could a hernia since you are mentioning groin pain. Talk to your doctor. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Can to many prescription steroids cause joint pain and how long should I let it go on?

Can to many prescription steroids cause joint pain and how long should I let it go on?

Limit steroids: These medications are strong and should be limited to people with severe immunological diseases and other appropriate indications. Long term turn side effects can occur including muscle weakness and bone loss. thus it is best to check with your doctor to see if every other day dosing is possible. ...Read more

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Does prolotherapy have better results than a steroid shot? This would be used for pubis shearing and sacroiliac joint.

Does prolotherapy have better results than a steroid shot? This would be used for pubis shearing and sacroiliac joint.

Steroid: I think the steroid shot would give you faster relief in the si joint, i'm not too sure injecting the pubis would serve much benefit. ...Read more

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Neurosarcoidosis. Having bad joint pain for few days. First time with this symptom. On 20mg prednisone. Is it the sarcoid or the steroids? Ty

Neurosarcoidosis. Having bad joint pain for few days. First time with this symptom. On 20mg prednisone. Is it the sarcoid or the steroids? Ty

Impossible to say: It is impossible to say with knowing your complete history and doing a thorough evaluation. Ask the doctors who care for you or see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Normal crp/esr, joint pain, tiredness, hypermobile, steroids help symptoms, morning stiffness... What's going on? Thank you!

Normal crp/esr, joint pain, tiredness, hypermobile, steroids help symptoms, morning stiffness... What's going on? Thank you!

Rheumatology: Cannot possibly make a diagnosis or provide advice based upon what you have conveyed. My advice is to see a Rheumatologist and get professionally evaluated. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Just dx w/lupus doc put me on steroids which I quit due to the hip pain it cause me some chest pain at times bp 155/105 joint pain low fever at times ?

Call doctor: This is something you must get advice from your rheumatologist. It is not a good idea to stop steroid on your own since uncontrolled inflammation from autoimmune diseases can lead to permanent organ damage. Call your doctor now. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Namey
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