10 patient evaluations for Epidural Steroid Injection

Sep 14, 2008 (Started Jan 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (inability to walk, numbness in feet, back pain, pain in leg(s), pain in feet, numbness in legs, numbness in back, inability to stand, back pain worsened)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: Please research the doctor the facility and former patients if at all possible. It is one of those things we tend to just go into blindly.
Side effects: numbness in feet, numbness in legs, pain in leg(s), pain in feet, numbness in back, back pain worsened, inability to walk, inability to stand, back pain

Aug 29, 2008 (Started Jan 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Buyer Beware!! Please look under forum and look for post that says; Stuck with my decision. posted 8/29/2008. This advice comes from the first series of injections which took place January, February and March of 2008.
Side effects: numbness in feet, numbness in legs, pain in leg(s), pain in feet, numbness in back, back pain worsened, inability to walk, inability to stand, back pain

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Nov 10, 2008 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Severe (pain, generalized weakness (asthenia), numbness in feet, back pain, pain in leg(s), pain in feet, numbness in legs, numbness in back, back pain worsened)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: I would not reccomend for Fibro trtmt, due to the invasive procedure it could be what is classified as traumatic for your body and in turn cause more undue pain
Side effects: generalized weakness (asthenia), numbness in legs, pain in leg(s), pain in feet, back pain, pain, numbness in back, back pain worsened, numbness in feet, numbness in feet

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Jan 1, 2009 (Started Apr 05, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Dec 6, 2008 (Started Apr 05, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: be sure you are secure with your doctor doing the epedural i have had 2 different dr do this proceedure it was much easier with the second because i felt more confident and comfortable with him. made the experience much less tramatic

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