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Solu Medrol Iv
Methylprednisolone (medrol) is a steroid. It's in the same family as Prednisone but is a bit more potent. Medrol is used to treat a variety of acute and chronic inflammatory conditions such as asthma, gout, and rheumatoid arthritis. Medrol like other steroids have many side effects especially if used long term. Common ones: weight gain, ...Read more
It takes time: Solumedrol (like other steroids) can cause cramping due to potassium loss. Potassium is exchanged by cells preferentially and sodium is retained. Thus, a potassium supplement or consuming foods high in potassium might help to alleviate the pain. This might take some time however - your body has to absorb the potassium first. It also depends on how much solumedrol your receive. ...Read more
Not Related: A single IV dose of solumedrol should not cause pain in the legs of a healthy individual. It may temporarily exacerbate, the pain of peripheral neuropathy on a diabetic patient. Patients with ms have reported such events, but again, it is an exacerbation of a pre-existing condition and treatment is prescribed accordingly. ...Read more
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