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Old 03-06-2005, 10:43 AM   #1
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steroid shot.. side effects?

My doctor gave me a steroid shot the other day because of ongoing illness (I have whooping cough and an ear infection.) Since getting the shot I have been very shakey and problems with my stomach. I haven't seen any improvement on my illness and now I have a temp of 99.3 which had been gone for a while last week.... are these normal side effects?

 
Old 03-06-2005, 10:48 AM   #2
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Re: steroid shot.. side effects?

Ask your doctor ! Especially if you havent had any relief from the shot the gave you ! Follow up with your Dr. asap!

 
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Old 03-06-2005, 10:50 AM   #3
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Re: steroid shot.. side effects?

Is it something I should be worried about? I knew that I wouldn't be 100% b/c it takes forever to get over whooping cough my dr told me. I just don't want to have to go back to the dr again. When I went she wrote me a prescription for antibiotics b/c of my ear being very infected, but she hoped that the steroid would help and told me not to take it till friday. So I filled it on Friday and feel worse...

 
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