What are the long term side effects of cortizone (hydrocortisone) shots to the hip?

Many. Elevated pressure in the eyes (glaucoma) fluid retention, causing swelling in your lower legs increased blood pressure mood swings weight gain, with fat deposits in your abdomen, face and the back of your neck when taking oral corticosteroids longer term, you may experience: clouding of the lens in one or both eyes (cataracts) high blood sugar.
Tendons or . Ligaments getting calcified and rupture. As with any procedure, infection also a possibility.