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... years and no one has ever asked me to undress or touch me above the waist, except for one time when I recieved a steroid shot in my arm.... ... (3 replies)
Back Pain!!!
Jan 27, 2010
... I also wanted to tell you that last night, I got a steroid shot in my back, up around my shoulder blade...they called it a trigger point injection. ... (14 replies)
Ms Relapses
Oct 8, 2007
... After 6 months, I begged my dr for relief and got a steroid shot and BAM, it fealt so much better. Still get pain a weakness but its definately improved. ... (22 replies)

Jun 19, 2007
... I hope your steroid shot goes good today.It will be cooler here today and hopefully rain. ... (21 replies)
Jun 18, 2007
... hey there. How are you feeling? I just need a kick in the &** right now. I had my Steroid shot this morning, believe it or not- that was the highlight of my day. It didnt hurt, it was over in 2 minutes, she did it in my arm...then, I get home, find my cat unbelievably sick. Took her to the vet where they kept her for a few hours to hydrate her, they think its something she... (21 replies)
... Thanks KT and Barb. I really appreciate the feedback. I dont know what Im going to find out today about the insurance, and NO, Ive never done an IM shot to myself. ... (5 replies)
Frozen Shoulder
Feb 19, 2007
... I used to have it so bad that I couldn't even sleep. I would go to urgent care & they would give me a steroid shot & it would be better that day. After a couple of years of having it done about twice a year, I finally had to have surgery due to a small tear in my rotator cuff. Have you had a mri done of it or tried the shots? I swear the shots were life savors!! Hope it... (4 replies)
Need some insight
Apr 22, 2016
... twice and both times it has helped. It doesnt give you the jitters like steroid infusions do either. ... (12 replies)
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... So, Last I mentioned I had no sex drive & hadn't for years. I saw my ob. We are doing a trial run of a testosterone shot. I take 1mg of testosterone every 6-8 weeks. Today was injection 1. She said we can increase/decrease as needed (a little), there are 3 main side effects from test shots. 2 I'm watching for: extra hair growth (don't want that), and a deeper voice... (8 replies)
Sep 24, 2012
... thalmologist and have for the past 14 years so the ON was diagnosed and treated pretty quickly. The vision in my right eye came back after three weeks of intense steroid therapy but my color vision was damaged as a result. I had the brain and orbit MRI and then the spinal MRI all with and without contrast. ... (4 replies)
... very old drug, it does come in a generic and its hardly ever used.. its used for exactly the reason that you are being told to use it. Its a fast acting, non IV steroid which is available up to 10,000 mgs in one syringe. Normal MS dose is 2500 mgs. ... (16 replies)
Newly diagnosed
Oct 6, 2010
... While I can not speak to the PPMS v. RRMS, I can say that I receive monthly steroid by IV and I feel an almost immediate difference. ... (10 replies)
... The shot in my neck seemed to help for a few days, now I am in screaming agony again. I go back to have the second one done on June 4th. ... (10 replies)
... Thanks, Nik. I'm not feeling positive about the new shot but I will give it a try. ... (6 replies)
... With that, you also get used to the shot faster. I know people who were on Avonex a full year and only then got used to the side effects. ... (6 replies)
... ke that. The first time I had the IV put in, the nurse sat next to me with an Epi Pen on her lap, just in case. I think that made me more nervous then the actual Steroid infusion. ... (3 replies)
... I had 1000 mgs a day of the stuff shot directly into my vein. ... (17 replies)
Feedback please :)
Sep 15, 2009
... Hey Ryan, Im really sorry you are feeling so bad! As another healthcare person of 18 years, YES- you DO have to be your own advocate!!! You should know that by now! ;) One thing you should know, is that you arent "that" confused! Your post makes perfect sense- you are well versed and obviously aware of what is going on with you. But on the other hand, what you describe,... (2 replies)
Aug 31, 2009
... makes shot night nice,feels like leg went to sleep,no pins and needles,just no sensation,Can walk fine. ... (6 replies)

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