Cortisone Acetate Side Effects

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  1. link Drofnutro
    punctured lung due to cortisone injection (scapula area)
    I had a cortizone injection with lidocain done to my shoulder (scapula area) and the Dr accidentally punctured my lung. I am having terrible side effects. No doctors can tell me the effects of cortisone along with lidocain shot directly into your lun - 73% more...
    Drofnutro- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Cortisone Acetate
  2. link Nickfmnorth
    This just happened to my Mon just this afternoon, now she is in ER very close to death? WTF????
    Nickfmnorth- over a year ago
  3. link Lbmoeding
    I had the same thing happen almost two years ago. Except the dr. disregarded my complaints and I was sent home and he never returned my calls telling him I was in horrible pain. I waited for two days and then went to my OBGYN. I can tell you the rest - 33% more...
    Lbmoeding- over a year ago
  4. link Elsiefay
    Cortisone Acetate cortisone shot, nauseaous
    I had a cortisone shot today in the foot I feel dizzy and nauseaous ? is the from the shot ?
    Elsiefay- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Cortisone Acetate
  5. link Frank a
    My voice went away for 3 days after cortisone shot in my knee.I really did not realize what caused it.I asked my Doctors Nurse and she said had never heard of that.Your comment helped.Thanks
    Frank a- over a year ago
  6. link Frank a
    My voice went away for 3 days after cortisone shot in my knee.I really did not realize what caused it.I asked my Doctors Nurse and she said had never heard of that.Your comment helped.Thanks
    Frank a- over a year ago
  7. link Jackie2011
    I had a cortisone shot last week for my knee. It became inflamed, my face became white for a day and then deep red the next day. My voice isn't the same since I had the shot 4 days ago. Plus I fee dizzy and nauseous.
    Jackie2011- over a year ago
  8. link Jocesweet
    Cortisone Acetate horrible taste, beet, inflammation, nausea, knees
    I had injections in my knees two days ago. My face has been beet red since the day after and I have a horrible taste in my mouth along with nausea. I've also been feeling depressed/irritable/annoyed by everyone and everything. I hope these side effec - 28% more...
    Jocesweet- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cortisone Acetate
  9. link Kjbowman
    The shot really helped my back, but I am having the same side effects as i did when I took the pill form for pain. Noone told me about the face redness and I thought i was coming down with some horrible illesss. Also, for the last few days, I have ha - 38% more...
    Kjbowman- over a year ago
  10. link Passingthru118
    Cortisone Acetate blood pressure, anxiety, injection site
    Anxiety, severe pain at injection site, increase in blood pressure
    Passingthru118- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cortisone Acetate
  11. link Msqueen128
    EXACT same symptoms here... cortisone injection yesterday in knee for meniscus tear... dr. drained fluid, then shot with cortisone... after approx. 1 hr. pain was excruciating in injection area, entire leg swelled and felt flushed, headache and feeli - 37% more...
    Msqueen128- over a year ago
  12. link Shoppercheri
    Cortisone Acetate cortisone shot, soft tissues, muscle pains, cortisone, hot flash
    I had a cortisone shot in my knee Jan 2010. The next day I woke up with what looked like a sunburn! I went online and found it was a side affect. [Facial flushing] I called the Dr.s office and they transferred me to someone to check it out. He couldn - 67% more...
    Shoppercheri- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cortisone Acetate
  13. link Mersault
    I am having the say problem, exactly the same after a cortisone shot in my left knee. I can't have a normal life anymore.It has been 6 weeks since the shot and those deep muscle pains are killing me,as well as those hot flushes once in a while. I wen - 67% more...
    Mersault- over a year ago
  14. link Enlightenme
    Cortisone Acetate purple blotches, knee pain, cortisone, physical therapy, pain relief
    Just had my second shot of cortisone in each knee yesterday. I had the shots 3 months ago and they worked for the arthritis. Both of my knees were full of water, which had to be drained the first time. I had forgotten the side effects since the pain - 74% more...
    Enlightenme- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Cortisone Acetate
  15. link Utah_angel
    I just finished a series of 3 epidural injections and I have been having worsening heart palpatations. Doc said its a side effect from the steroid and should go away..I hope so..
    Utah_angel- over a year ago
  16. link Dtrader8
    I got Cortisone injection in my knee too on 5/28/2010 and suffered from a severe migraine (I normally don't get migraines) and took 1/2 of Vicodin that didn't help and finally took the other 1/2 in eve and that finally got rid of most of it. I also h - 34% more...
    Dtrader8- over a year ago
  17. link Elletea

    Just had cortisone shots in both my knees and I am experiencing the same symptoms -- redness in the face, extreme heat flashes (which are uncharacteristic for me), and headache. I just called my doc to talk to him about this. In reply to your questio - 57% more...
    Elletea- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  18. link Sparkle380
    pain a few hours after a cortisone shot
    I got a cortisone shot in my shoulder because i have bursitis. I felt good for about 4 hours then my arm got stiff and the pain was worse than before the shot, i could not sleep because the pain was horrible. When i got up the next day my arm was sti - 21% more...
    Sparkle380- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  19. link Diamond3
    weight gain
    what procedure can you use to lose weight after a cortisone injection.
    Diamond3- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  20. link Linderella

    I had a synvisc injection on 18 Mar 2010. It has not done me one iota of good; absolutely no relief. I called the manufacturer because the product cost me CA$450 and they asked me several questions then said they were sending me something to apply fo - 38% more...
    Linderella- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  21. link Kf0711
    Cortisone Acetate gonna puke, excruciating pain, bursitis, cortisone, rest of the night
    Had cortisone shot in my hip the other day for bursitis. Also had lidocaine in the shot, so didn't feel any pain for the rest of the night. The next morning, I woke up in excruciating pain at the injection sight. The nurse told me i would feel worse - 74% more...
    Kf0711- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  22. link Ifeoma
    Cortisone Acetate epidural steroid injections, oral steroids, throat area, horrible pain, logical answer
    Had horrible pain down the right buttock all the way to my ankle an foot area. In Feb-2010 was given oral steroids (Prednisone), didn't work, went back to doctor, they did an MRI, herniated disk, they decided to do epidural steroid injections in Apri - 80% more...
    Ifeoma- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  23. link Jsc37087
    Cortisone Acetate extreme tiredness, light headiness, exrays, tightness in chest, high blood pressure
    Got shot on Wed. am, almost fainted with high blood pressure by 5 pm, released by e.r. Thursday saw family doctor about light headiness and diziness, tightness in chest, trouble sleeping, extreme tiredness, and weakness-he agreed it was a reaction to - 69% more...
    Jsc37087- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  24. link Beranderson1
    Cortisone Acetate dark circles under the eyes, cortisone shots, insatiable hunger, piriformis muscle, nasty taste
    Had four cortisone shots in my piriformis muscle and sciatic nerve on 5-3-2010. They really did help with the pain in my backside and down my leg. The side effects started the next day, heart pounding, anxiety, irritability, and insatiable hunger. Fo - 68% more...
    Beranderson1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cortisone Acetate
  25. link Sunflower43
    I had my injections on April 19th and my eyes are still black and puffy. Actually I even have a muscle jerk under each eye. It is slowly getting better. My eyelids droop and I look years older. The nasty taste and thrist lasted about two weeks. I am - 31% more...
    Sunflower43- over a year ago
  26. link Lisamoreno201
    Cortisone Acetate cortizone injections, antiboitics, antibotics, tingeling, stress test
    Hubby had 1st injection Feb / 2nd injection March .... a few days after 2nd shot --- went ER with fear of heart attack -- blood pressure very high they kept him overnight and ran Stress test to be sure -- released & told panic attack... he told d - 81% more...
    Lisamoreno201- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  27. link Mihoshi
    Cortisone Acetate normal blood pressure, cortisone shot, antihistimine, cortisone, coworker
    Thanks everyone for sharing your experiences. This has really helped me as I was scared about what was happening. I got a cortisone shot in my hand two days ago. The whole day I felt like there was a tourniquet around my wrist. By the evening it was - 77% more...
    Mihoshi- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  28. link Tmb0428
    Cortisone Acetate cortisone injection, cortisone, third degree, sunburn
    Had a cortisone injection in my heel yesterday for "heel spurs". Not only is the pain not gone but I look and feel like I have a third degree sunburn on my face! I can't get enough to drink. How was this helpful again???
    Tmb0428- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate
  29. link Er18
    Cortisone Acetate local anesthesia, knee surgery, cortisone, nausea
    I had recent knee surgery and was told that the dr put a shot of cortisone and local anesthesia into the 2 areas that he went into and stitched it up afterwards. Since then, I began experiencing sweats (during the day & night). I've had a slight - 43% more...
    Er18- over a year ago - in Cortisone Acetate