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... I have read several postings about the side effects of epidural steroid injections. After three injections, I have indeed experienced an inordinate amount of uncomfortable fluid retention. ... (7 replies)
... Yes, indeed, those steroids can cause all sorts of side effects, but the good thing with the injections is it's not long term, so the side effects will wear off in time once the meds wear off. I get major bloat, moon face, and weight gain. ... (7 replies)
... I have had 9 epidural injections over the course of the past year, between my discs and my si joints. I now get a twinge in my head followed by a small dizzy spell. ... (17 replies)

... I had two rounds of injections after a oral course, and the three quick together made me a mess! ... (7 replies)
... that all this time even after by back surgery I have been doing ok medically. Well since my thoratic part of my spine has been deterioriating I have had to take epidural steriod injections. I started my first set in January of 2007. Since then thru May of 2007 my doctor has given me 15 injections. ... (5 replies)
... I've never had trigger point injections, but I have had epidural steroid injections. Three lumbar injections did not resolve my back issue, but one cervical epidural resolved the majority of my neck problems. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Gillian, Are you having trigger shots or epidural shots? ... (17 replies)
... As for the timing of ESI's, it seems there are different opinions. My PM said I could have a total of 3 injections, each two weeks apart, but only 3 injections per year because of potential bad side effects of the steroids on the body. ... (8 replies)
... I have had a little trouble sleeping the first night after getting them due to the medication's side effects, but no other major side effects. ... (3 replies)
... a steroid. Each series was 3 injections. My injections were virtually pain free and were over with in a matter of minutes. ... (8 replies)
... the more side effects I have. In the 7. ... (28 replies)
... The one thing that i can count on with the injections is that for that few hours that the lidocaine is in there, i have nearly effective pain relief! OK, so a few hours is better than none at all. ... (14 replies)
... I've been having injections for several years. Trigger point, epidural and facet joint been there done that. I used to think women were making a big deal out of hot flashes, until I started getting them. ... (7 replies)
... uestion, just want you to know you are not alone. I also have fibromyalgia and back problems. It may make fibro worse from the shot. My dr. wants me to have an epidural before having a fusion but I don't know whether it is worth it or not. I had the shots 10 years ago and they did nothing to help. ... (51 replies)
... drug allergies and I can't stand the side effects. But he uses a 28g needle for the local anesthetic and I can barely feel that. ... (11 replies)
... had my second ESI injection in my lower back. My first one was a month and a half ago and helped with the leg pain. It helped for a month. I did not have any side effects. Last week, I got my second injection. I do not think that it will help as much, but I have to wait and see. ... (8 replies)
... I had an epidural steroid injection in the lumbar region last Monday. ... (7 replies)
... Hi again everyone. I was wondering if any of you have had negative side effects from epidural steroid injections? ... (4 replies)
... Oh yes...the hot flashes!! Or my Gyn says.....they are power surges!! Makes it sound so strong and beneficial doesn't it?? :jester: I was on 3 rounds of oral steroids before my surgery...I was pretty "crazy" coming off the last round! I had my first injection last Wed. and hurt like h---Thursday and Friday, better Sat, great on Sunday, not as good yesterday and... (7 replies)
... Thanks Vette! I believe this guy does it under Fluorosope. Thanks for your input; I hadn't planned on researching much on it since he's supposed to be the best in the area. Your comments reminded me to ALWAYS be informed. No offense to the great docs out there, but most don't seem so hot with mysterious back stuff. Thx! (28 replies)




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