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... 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. I love Chippewah Falls by the way. We vacation in Chetek Wisconsin... (10 replies)
... The problem with cortisone is that you could be trading temporary relief for long term damage to your foot. Atrophy of the fat pad in the heel or ball of foot can be caused by cortisone injections, esp. Kenalog. ... (10 replies)
... Well it's probably too late, as im assuming you probably got the shot already, but I think I would recommend not getting it. ... (10 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)
... Thanks SO much for your response. Yes, I did get the shot and I am already regretting it. I do feel better...but the problem is still there. ... (10 replies)
... I went to a neurologist who sent me to a pain center. They did a cortisone shot, which just made it worse for awhile. They wanted to do blocks in my back, which I didn't want. ... (0 replies)
... When I had the huge bandage, I was given clearance to walk with the bandaged foot in a surgical sandal, the kind that goes over a cast. Walking caused NO pain. When I called the doctor and he gave me clearance to remove the huge bandage and just put a small bandage on my heal, I was able to wear two shoes. The day that the screws were removed, the Dr. had be get a ct scan... (15 replies)
... rays, one prednisone pack and one cortisone shot into the peroneal tendon and 4 weeks in a cam walking boot .... ... (6 replies)
... Just an update. Last week I got my second opinion. The Dr. said my MRI showed no tear. Just some fluid and tendinitis. Wanted to give me a cortisone shot and told me to get an ankle brace and wear for about 4 weeks. I declined the shot. I thought they did not like to use cortisone on tendons. ... (27 replies)
Achilles/Heel Pain
Feb 14, 2005
... e high arches in my feet. About five months ago I had surgery to correct Haglund deformity on my left foot. The middle left side of my left foot suffered nerve damage during that surgery. Two months later, I tripped and ruptured my right Achilles tendon. ... (1 replies)
... Tomorrow morning, he is administering a cortisone shot and then placing my foot in a cast. A permanent cast for three weeks. He said he wants absolutely no mobility because there is a severe amount of inflammation. ... (11 replies)
... l read of at least the tendon area. The radiologist says there is no evidence of a tear or split, just lots of inflammation. So the ortho says he wants to do a cortisone shot now that he's verified there is no tendon damage. I had one before for bursitis in my knee and it worked magic, so I agree. ... (240 replies)
... Finally did MRI and she said I broke pice of my cartilage. I did everything but Nothing helped I end up having arthroscopy surgery in 2012 six month later I got cortisone shot because I could not walk after surgery for six month she could not figure out why I am not able to walk after surgery. ... (3 replies)
... cortisone shot in the subtalor joint and was put on Mobic. The shot worked after a few hours and I had no pain and swelling subsided. After 3 weeks pain and swelling returned. ... (2 replies)
Ankle Advice
Nov 17, 2011
... I agree with Missyluke and janewhite1. The cortisone shot is only a temporary fix. From what I have been told it should last 3 months. That wasn't the case for me. ... (12 replies)
... major damage that JUST WON'T HEAL. ... (11 replies)
... Others do not really or truly have your best interest always in their mind, not in a malicious way, but sometimes trying to provide a "quick fix" will do more damage than you really need, and that damage may be irreversible. ... (32 replies)
Bruised talus
Feb 2, 2009
... got out of my GRAY CAST. The advice I got from my surgeon after being in the cast for 2 months was to GET OUT OF IT and start moving my foot. He also gave me a cortisone shot and prescribed IBUPROPHEN for me. My foot has been getting better ever since... ... (5 replies)
... t 2 times before that. But none of that helped at all. It actually made it worse from all of the jumping things they made me do in pt. so then i tried getting a cortisone shot. That also made things worse my ankle swelled up and hurt so bad i could barely move my foot in the position to put on a sock or shoe for the first week. ... (14 replies)
... The Cortisone shot this past Feb was a temporary fix and my doctor had said if the pain comes back too fast, as in 6 months or less, than surgery would be necessary. ... (5 replies)

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