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... 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)
... The more injections you get over a shorter period of time, the more chance you have of getting the systemic effects of the steroids. ... (7 replies)
... I had my series of three ESI injections.... ... (5 replies)

... it was a slight pinch... no biggie... then he would proceed to tell me exactly what he was doing and how much longer the procedure would be... in whole non of my injections were longer then 3 minutes total... the longest part was waiting afterwards for them to release me... ... (8 replies)
... cond will be ordered several weeks later. If a second one provides no result, the third is usually not given. A responsible practioner will limit the number of injections a person receives...some say no more than three in six months, while others go by three a year. ... (2 replies)
... Selective Nerve Root Injections. I am getting one next week in lieu of the Epidural Steroid Injections. My PM doc said this is more appropriate for me than the ESI being that I have chronic damage, but I have never heard of any other injections but the ESI. ... (10 replies)
High Cost of ESI
Mar 17, 2018
... I need some advice regarding an ESI procedure I had awhile back. I was a passenger in a car accident and herniated two discs in my neck and one in the lumbar area. ... (2 replies)
ESI injections
Jan 26, 2008
... What is the maximum amount of steroid medication from the injections can you get in a year? ... (1 replies)
... However, back to the subject.I have been in so much pain for the last two years that almost daily I have thought of suicide. ... (8 replies)
... with hardware. What a hell of a time recovering from this one. 2 months and I was back to work. ... (7 replies)
... L5 was completely resolved. I truly hope that the injections help relief your problems in your back. I was put to sleep everytime i had esi's done, my son was mildly sedated only. ... (1 replies)
... The first ESI's I got were 8 months apart. After that my pain went way down in my back and some of the numbness in my feet and a minor amount of leg pain that I had. These shots lasted for about 3 years. ... (8 replies)
... inflamatorys,maybe talk to your dr.,but i guess that wouldn't help,if the injections didn't help. ... (4 replies)
... low back area. ... (6 replies)
... Having the esi injection is a hit or miss thing. Sometimes, it helps more often though, it doesn't seem to. ... (3 replies)
... I feel for you! The first 2 epidural steriod injections I had were in my previous state and I did have light sedation. It was painless and I was fine. ... (33 replies)
... The ESI are supposed to be used as a tool to see if it was just inflammation from a pulled muscle or ligament or maybe just moving incorrectly. If the ESI stops the pain and you never go back, then it was just temp pain. ... (9 replies)
... e strengthening exercises and avoiding heavy lifting, bending and twisting a lot, and prolonged sitting can help prevent recurrences. You may have to "baby" your back for awhile to get past this. The ESI injections can be very helpful for first episodes like this, when the disc is only bulging and not outright herniated. ... (5 replies)
... I went to a Pain Specialist yesterday for my back and he wanted to do the ESI injections with Kenalog...infact that is the only thing he does. A previous doctor wanted to use DepoMedrol. ... (5 replies)
... The type of injection that is usually the first thing tried for back pain is the "ESI" or epidural steroid injection. ... (5 replies)

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