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I have just had an steriod injectsion in my elbow how long does it last my pain is gone?

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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: How long steroid inj

How long the effect of the steroid injection lasts varies greatly from one person to the next.
But in general when it works it usually lasts several weeks. I have had patients who told me that it lasted several months or even over a year.

In brief: How long steroid inj

How long the effect of the steroid injection lasts varies greatly from one person to the next.
But in general when it works it usually lasts several weeks. I have had patients who told me that it lasted several months or even over a year.
Dr. Michio Abe
Dr. Michio Abe
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tendonitis/bursitis?

Depends on if you stop offending activity if you dont it will come back the steroid meficine effect peaks at a week and is gone in a month.

In brief: Tendonitis/bursitis?

Depends on if you stop offending activity if you dont it will come back the steroid meficine effect peaks at a week and is gone in a month.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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