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... If this is caused by the cortisone injection, my podiatrist never mentioned any side effects whatsoever...he didn't ask me if I wanted an injection, rather he told me he was giving it to me and I didn't know at that time that such side effects existed. ... (8 replies)
... I tell everyone to stay away from cortisone injections. A podiatrist injected me twice and now the fat pad on the ball of my foot has thinned out so that now I'm walking on bone. ... (7 replies)
... Anyway, to answer your question, right after I received the cortisone injection, my 1st and 2nd toes became totally numb and were quite uncomfortable, in a painful way, to walk on. I had trouble moving my toes. ... (6 replies)

... Anyway, I don't understand why some people who have a cortisone shot experience numbness or other similar problems from the injection for a few days to a week, yet other people only experience about 24 hours of discomfort. ... (6 replies)
... Hi! I just had a cortisone injection on Friday. This wasn't my ankle, but into the space between my big toe and second toe. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks for the response Bobbyf. I am at a loss. I am unable to carry out my daily work routine with the pain I'm currently in...but don't want long term side effects like the one you mentioned above. More people are encouraging me to get the injection than to not get it....but I have major reservations. ... (10 replies)
... My new podiatrist said not to get any more injections due to the side effects as mentioned above. ... (8 replies)
... I have had one cortisone shot in my left foot and 2 in my right foot. I am going to get my third next week. I have not had any side effects from these injections personally. ... (8 replies)
... Sealover what kind of side effects did you have, I am interested in learning? ... (6 replies)
... new pod who said the newest and best way to treat a neuroma is the medrol dose pack combined with ionto which attacks the neuroma without the negative potential side effects of the shot. Wish all the pods took their CEU credits and kept up with the latest treatments. ... (8 replies)
... edBetty, I am starting on 100 mg twice a day of Neurontin, and the neurologist says that I can double that amount if needed. I'm surprised he never mentioned any side effects to be aware of, but it is a low dose I'm starting on. ... (53 replies)
... urs is somewhat similar to mine. I had an injury to my left foot which could have healed with time on its own, but the podiatrist I went to immediately gave me a cortisone injection. He never discussed what the side effects of cortisone are. Then for my 2nd visit, he gave me a 2nd cortisone injection. ... (8 replies)
... ow if this is a serious situation or not...I'm still waiting to see my podiatrist to discuss the results of the MRI. My 1st MRI was done last December before any cortisone was injected and no edema appeared on the MRI at that time. I'm worried about the edema, even though it appears as mild on the MRI. ... (1 replies)
Sole of foot
Jul 26, 2004
... I just want to give a warning about having cortisone injections. Those injections come with side effects, some of them permanent. Just be sure to weigh the benefits of cortisone versus the possible side effects. ... (5 replies)
... I also read the new warnings online about Bextra and I was worried. But so far I have not experienced any side effects that I can tell. ... (53 replies)
... This med has some possible side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, etc, so you have to see how this med will affect you. ... (53 replies)
... and that yes, all kind of damage can be done, healthy tissue damaged, if more than one or two cortisone shots are given, etc. He was not in favor of it and never offered to do it. I do trust he knew what he was talking about, had seen too much, I guess. ... (124 replies)
... From my personal experience, I would say to stay away from cortisone injections! They can cause atrophy of tissues. ... (53 replies)
... I wanted to ask you, what negative effects have you experienced from the cortisone shots? ... (53 replies)
... I received multiple cortisone injections to relieve my pain last year. They did not help. ... (11 replies)




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