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  1. Worried Need advice!
    ... problem do you have in your hands that required the medrol in the first place? FB...

  2. pain while on coumadin
    ... that is something you can actually take either.the medrol dose pack is something i have to use a few times a...

  3. Itchy bumps on skin, sore throat, ear ache, etc.
    ... sore throat and ear infections. I believe it's called Medrol . I asked if it could be caused by an allergic reaction ... aren't that helpful there. =\ I'm going to get the Medrol and try it out tonight and hopefully I'll get better...

  4. cortisone shot
    ... getting it again because I have taken 2 doses of Medrol which didn't help....

  5. RA and should we cleanse our bodies..hum..?
    ... flared up pretty badly,so he came me a shot of Depo Medrol .That help within a hour ,I couldn't believe that...

  6. tonsilectomy question?
    ... singulair, allegra-d, and sometimes prednizone or the medrol dose pac. I have to get my tonsild removed in Jan...

  7. Tricor and Rhabdomyolysis - HELP!!!!!!!!
    ... doctor in Texas put me on Prenisone- specifically Medrol 6 day dose pac but he mestepped down too quick- no...

  8. Medrol Dose Pak-- has anyone used it before?
    ... Medrol can cause agitation and insomnia as well as food not...
    ... A Medrol Dose Pak,is just that, a 5 day pak pf Prednisone....

General Health board

  1. Steroid shots....a few questions.
    ... who is a Cardioogist gives me a shot of 80mg Depo Medrol every 4 weeks and i must say it does me the world ... in side. I know alot of people who take the Depro Medrol by shots and by pill form. Hope you feel better...

  2. Menieres
    ... Triamterene/hctz 3.75/25mg. I have tried steroids, Medrol doze paks 21. Meclizine seems to make attacks less...

  3. Sammy??
    ... would ask about a round of higher dose prednisone.that medrol dosepack was just not enough for your level of inflammation ... you. you are just soo beyond the capabilities of the medrol at this point. did that help even a little bit when...

  4. stop Medrol dose pack?
    ... kat812;3347150]I just took the first two pills in a Medrol dose pack. However, I don't think I really HAVE to...

  5. Back Thigh , BUtt, Itching and feeling burning any idea?
    ... thru the S nerves. just trying whats called the ' medrol dose pack' could really help with the inflammation ... that nasty itching you have going on.i have used the medrol many times for alot of different inflammatory issues...
    ... go back to your doc and see if he can Rx you that medrol just to see if it helps.if it doesn't do anything...

  6. Some one pls help me
    ... on 4 diff meds since I have been going to the dr. Medrol dose pak, Prevacid, inhaler, Nexium(which is the same...

Allergies board

  1. Prednisone for Allergies cause Asthma?
    ... e. Zantac) when you take an oral steroid - I'm on Medrol right now, and I skipped my Zantac once and it felt ... took the Zantac, I felt better ;) I'm taking the Medrol because my allergies flared up and led to an asthma...

  2. I must be in the right place!
    ... eventually my whole body swelled up and I wound up on Medrol , Benadryl and Tagamet. I was send home with a prescription ... again. This time I ended up with a prescription for a Medrol titration pack. I saw my doctor 3 days later and...

  3. Winter Allergies. Please give me some advice
    ... morning. I went to my doctor and she prescribed me a Medrol Dosepak and another Z-Pack. I hate taking prescriptions...
    ... think thats my sinuses. And my doc told me to take the Medrol for that. But the possible side effects aren't worth...
    ... [INDENT]my doc told me to take the Medrol for that. But the possible side effects aren't worth ... my opinion.[/INDENT] If you've never taken the Medrol before, I'd recommend that you go ahead and try it...
    ... before. But I just don't know whether to take the Medrol or not. I'm leaning towards not doing it. Sure I feel...
    ... doesn't seem to help after that, than i'll get the Medrol . The side effects just scare the hell out of me. And...
    ... another good idea that may help some. Back to the Medrol , I'm wondering what you've heard about side effects...

  4. Extrem Post Nasal Drainage
    ... isn't a cure but 7-10 day course of prednisone or a medrol dose pack or a steroid shot does bring some immediate...

  5. Dermagraphism.. Dermatitis?
    ... Anyway, for the time being, he prescribed me some medrol ... and I've been taking this for 4 days now, and it...
    ... Anyway, for the time being, he prescribed me some medrol ... and I've been taking this for 4 days now, and it...
    ... lot of toxin in your body. I'm done taking the medrol . I guess it helped a little.. the swelling on my...
    ... Anyway, for the time being, he prescribed me some medrol ... and I've been taking this for 4 days now, and it...

  6. Been sick for the past 3 Weeks...HELP
    ... for the past 5 years and except for an occasionaly medrol pack to get things in control I have been doing pretty ... coughing...just so tired and achy, my doctor put me on a medrol pack 6days, still zyrtec, and rhinocort. Did not ... improve like I normally do, got off the medrol pack, still sick, but now coughing up little yellow ... zyrtec, singulair, rhinocort, keflex, and had the medrol , it is now three weeks of this, I have had to work...

  7. Prednisone
    ... since it's an anti-inflamatory drug. Also was on that medrol pack another time(not sure of the spelling), but for...
    ... angry at me :) . At the moment on on 2 day of the Medrol DP for inner ear inflammation. Thank God, there are...

  8. Candidiasis, Is that what I have???????
    ... infections along with 2 couses of oral cortisols ( medrol ). I feel really bad an depressed. I think I have candidiasi...

  9. Dark circles under my eyes
    ... had inflamation the doctor gave me oral cortisols ( Medrol ). BUT the puple circles didn't go away and so didn...

  10. So this is what my doctor recommended. Help...
    ... to take one of the better meds to treat reflux. Medrol is an anti-inflammatory. One normally takes these...
    ... Medrol is Prednisone, it is to suppress the immune system ... ways to treat these problems WITHOUT having to take a Medrol dose pack....
    ... medicine that controls my acid reflux, you'll find on medrol , it gives you awful acid reflux, but aciphex will ... otherwise the results may be kinda skewed from the medrol . Prednisone(Medrol) can give you cold sores if...

  11. Need some advice....
    ... that I had to go to ER. At this time, I was on a Medrol Dosepack and Levaquin and Entex. So the ER doc called...
    ... my immunity to the allergens. Be careful with the medrol pacs, the corticosteroids can also cause your immunity ... desperate, you will try anything. I took many of the medrol dosebacs because they were the only thing that seemed...

  12. Iodine, Betadine Allergy
    ... of, day after. Sometimes they'll just give him a medrol injection. Either way he's been fine everytime &...
    ... of, day after. Sometimes they'll just give him a medrol injection. Either way he's been fine everytime &...

  13. Severe heartburn... could it be allergies?
    ... of pressure on my chest, though. My ENT put me on Medrol to heal up the inflammation in my throat. Two...

  14. Eustachian Tube Disfunction+Ear Tubes
    ... the pressure. Thanks Nick Have they given you a medrol pac to use? It is a type of prednisone that helps...

  15. please I need help
    ... really, but to try and steer clear of prednisone and medrol (for that matter, all steroids...) for long term. ... diabetes...all stuff you don't want). I've been on medrol now for eight months. I have developed diabetes when ... is not doing its job, I would say to possibly TRY medrol , but if at all possible, get off the steroids....

  16. Chronic Hives(urticaria) Dermatographisim etc...
    ... prednisone to prednisolone and requires methylprednisolone ( Medrol ) for efficacy. Urticarial vasculitis also responds...

  17. methylprednisolone pak
    ... DianeMarie73 I (unfortunately) have taken the Medrol packs 4 times in the last 7 months for a chronic sinus...

  18. Lightheaded-woozy cures?
    ... dizzy. I've been on Meclizine, Singulair, Zyrtec and Medrol . They say I have allergies and undefinedfluid in my ... better? Since Monday they have me on Zyrtec and Medrol . I don't understand why I'm not better yet. I was...
    ... dizzy. I've been on Meclizine, Singulair, Zyrtec and Medrol . They say I have allergies and undefinedfluid in my ... better? Since Monday they have me on Zyrtec and Medrol . I don't understand why I'm not better yet. I was...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. Autoimmune/digestive disorder-Confused about antibiotic alternatives
    ... Auto-immune disorder (+ANA titer) and he put me on a Medrol pac for 6days. I'm currently on day 3 and am having ... have the auto-immune disorder I will respond to the Medrol . I'm just worried the Medrol will cause serious stomach...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. how long does medrol dosepak last
    ... how long do the actual effects last?prednisone(which medrol is a form of) is usually very highly dose dependant...
    ... I have been given the medrol because I have swelling in my knees and no one is...

  2. Decadrom = anxiety attack?
    ... put on very high amounts of Decadron, Prednisone, Medrol , Solu-Medrol etc after a few weeks I had to be placed...

Hernia board

  1. Oh my neck hurts, 3 herniations
    ... results of the MRI. The neurosurgeon gave me the Medrol pack and told me to try thearpy 3 times a week for...

  2. L5/S1 Herniation - Surgery ?
    ... long. I have done Ibuprofen, Flexiril, Darvocet, Medrol Dose Pack and now Celebrex which gives me temporary...

  3. Non narcotic pain relief for herniated disks in lumbar region
    ... with epidural injections and nerve blocks, and with Medrol Dose pack (but only the first 2 days worth b/c the...

  4. Reherniation Stories Please!!
    ... walk, I couldnt sleep I was in pain 24-7. Did the Medrol step down pack, PT and finally had an MRI with contrast...

  5. CSPine - C3/4, 5/6 herniations and stenosis -questions
    ... maybe related to Cspine? Don't know. Have had medrol dose pak, decoden and take various antiinflammatories...

  6. Anyone who has had a reherniation, Please Respond.
    ... etc..etc.....My neuro told me when he put me on the Medrol DoesPak (which hasnt helped) when I went to him on...

  7. New Here, Possible C5-6 Herniation, Lots of Questions
    ... to do next Wednesday. In the meantime he gave me a Medrol Dose Pak and ordered PT for 3 weeks. I have been...
    ... underwent physical therapy, arthritis pool therapy, Medrol Pak (three times), epidural steroid injections three...

Pain Management board

  1. Botox Injectins?
    ... I have tried that helps are what they call Sedrol Medrol shots which are made up of Prednisone and something...

  2. Feeling really really bad today, had to call PM..please read
    ... When I go to the ER, they give me a shot of Stadrol Medrol which is a prednisone shot. This shot will relieve...

  3. New Rx could cause fatal results???
    ... you? I would suggest maybe a corticosteriod like the medrol pack. This helped me incredibly when I had alot of...

  4. What pain medicine can and can't be called in?
    ... mobic) 4. Steroid medication (ie. prednisone, medrol pack) 5. any anti-depressant medication (including...

  5. Question for those who have used Cymbalta for chronic pain
    ... weeks...don't know if it was this medication or the Medrol pack I took the week before I started this. My doctor...

  6. TOOTH STILL HURTING :mad:
    ... throbbing. They did call in a steriod yesterday ( medrol pack) and I started taking it. However today I drank...
    ... longer either. I am still taking the corticosteroid ( medrol pack) and have 3 days left. The endodontist office...
    ... now plus I just finished the rest of the day on the Medrol pack. I am going to call the endodontist first...
    ... you say he's got you on antibiotics alongside the medrol pack? I guess I should have gone back and read your...

  7. Nightmare Weekend
    ... she said that she would put me on a corticosteroid ( medrol pack). I picked these up today and started them and...

  8. Root Canal Pain
    ... office today and she is called me in a steroid (the medrol pack) which I have taken before. She said that will...

  9. Ankle Block Injection
    ... inflammatory and possibly a steroid short term (like the medrol pack). The problem with being on pain killers for...

  10. Why Prednisone
    ... What you got was the standard ' medrol dose pack' i think we have all been on it at least...

  11. Long term cortisone epidurals?
    ... Yup, 3 a year for 7 years ,not to mention uncounted medrol dose packs. I started PM in 93 and opiates weren't...

  12. Ok so here's where I'm at today....
    ... generally my PM has increased my medication or we've tried medrol dose packs. He just doesn't budge on BT's. I had my...

  13. Hey - popping in
    ... is being caused by inflamation. It sounds like a ' medrol " pack to me. That's a decreasing strength of prednisone...

  14. Fell down stairs, need advice!
    ... again today, all he said he can do for me is call in a Medrol Dose Pack. Big deal! I have had that before and it...
    ... could come in for the shots and was told to finish the Medrol Dose Pack and if I am still in pain then we can do...

  15. No breakthrough med w/ oxycontin?????
    ... obliteration. Whether using Ice, heat, TENS,TINS, medrol dose packs, Advil, acupuncture or biofeedback/self...

  16. Physiatrist
    ... the annular tears are what is so painful. I am on a Medrol Pack, Baclofen and Vicodin. I hope the Medrol pack...
    ... for anyone who knows. How long does it take for the Medrol pack to work? They are cortisteroids. I took 6 yesterday...

  17. Newbie who is not sure where to turn next
    ... option in PM, I maxed out the number of ESI's and medrol dose packs I could have year after year for 5 years...

  18. 5/500 Hydrocodine does not work anymore for pain
    ... for paim medicine and she said no I will give you Medrol steroids. The reason for this was because of my narcolepsy...

  19. Severe Itch - leg looks like hamburger- solution?
    ... care and see if they can't give you a script for the Medrol Pack or other steroid. Best of luck to you - I've...

  20. I need some advice please
    ... everyone getting them, but even the maker of 'Depo- Medrol ' - the steroid drug most commonly used in these injections ... ! You can read the entire package insert for Depo Medrol yourself by going to Pfizer's website, the maker of...

  21. What pain killer cocktail do you take?
    ... others who did these shots & had no more pain again. Medrol Dose Pack - worked great the first 2 days, then I...

  22. Mysterious Neck Pain for 3 yrs! HELP
    ... to the doctor today and he gave me a shot of depo medrol in my neck at the focal point of pain. Which he mentioned ... like hell. I would probably say that the shot of depo medrol made it worst, it feels like it set it a fire!!! ...

  23. dosepack question
    ... the medrol is actually the only thing I have ever taken that ... normally at around between a 7-over a ten at times,the medrol was actually the only med i ever took that got my...
    ... just couldn't stand it while waiting for surgery, A medrol dose pack was what I would request, That was back...

  24. I could use some advice, debating on quitting meds
    ... frequent injections and the preservatives in depo medrol . There are some other risks when injecting anything...
    ... frequent injections and the preservatives in depo medrol . There are some other risks when injecting anything...

  25. My Story...(for Shoreline and anyone else)
    ... UPDATE, Ok, been on prednisone (a medrol dosepack) since Thursday)... still hurting, a little...

  26. Question about Medrol
    ... Hi there! :) I am not familiar with Medrol ...can you tell me what it is? Maybe I can help then...
    ... Hi! Medrol is a corticosteroid that's used to help a lot of different...
    ... Hi Amy, I tried Medrol for my carpal tunnel problems. I remember the first...
    ... day 4. I have always gotten quick relief with the medrol dosepak. Good luck. Carol...
    ... hours. But everyone's pain if different I guess. Medrol pak is a miracle drug if you ask me! Too bad you...
    ... Medrol Dose-pak didn't do a thing for me. I had lower vertabrae...
    ... I was just on the medrol a couple of weeks ago and really was amazed that it...
    ... I've taken Medrol for two different reasons. I took it for a severe...
    ... I've had good results with the medrol dose pak. I have taken it several times for asthma...

  27. First Pain Specialist Consult
    ... they can give in a year. There are limits to how many medrol dose packs you should use or how much oral steroids...

  28. Epiderul Steroid Injection....?
    ... to my orthopedic surgeon. He gives me percocet and Medrol to try (medrol=oral steroid). Well the pain meds work ... , shortly and little, but the Medrol didn't do a thing. So he's now setting up an appt...

  29. Does anyone have any info on long term use of predisone with RSDS??
    ... about safer version of natural steroids and limit the medrol use, She not only has gone through dozens medrol ... dose packs, dozens of injections of depo medrol but they had her simply taking 40-60 mgs of pred a ... for a beter way because the risks are very real. Depo medrol , the steroid used in ESI's actually contains polyethelenegl...
    ... about safer version of natural steroids and limit the medrol use, She not only has gone through dozens medrol ... dose packs, dozens of injections of depo medrol but they had her simply taking 40-60 mgs of pred a ... for a beter way because the risks are very real. Depo medrol , the steroid used in ESI's actually contains polyethelenegl...

  30. pain management in hospital and out.
    ... isn't going to be as effective. I was also put on a medrol dose pack which also seems to be the standard with...

  31. cortazone shots info please.
    ... different than IM steroid injections, inner capsule use or medrol dose packs or predisone pills, It's invasive,risky ... Complications From Methylprednisolone Acetate (Depo- Medrol ®) concluded that the only way to prevent the unfortunate ... omplications was to completely discontinue the use of "Depo- Medrol within the spinal canal" (D Nelson et al, Delaware ... It wasn't known by Nelson et al in 1977 that Depo- Medrol ®, as a suspension, also contained preservatives and ... instillation of methylprednisolone suspension (Depo- Medrol ®, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo MI) began in 1960 as...
    ... were talking about. Using steroids in joints, using medrol dose packs or prednesone pills or EPidural steroid...
    ... TP's should be relatively benign. But cortozone or medrol dose packs , these oral meds are systemic, meaning ... poisen injected into my body, and read the label of Medrol in front of the doc should be more convincing than ... average person doesn't know about antifreeze in Depo medrol , but the doc does, the risks of using depo medrol...

  32. I need answers!!!!
    ... take an Advil after any of my fusions, to be given a medrol dose pack sounds mighty close to malpractice if there...

  33. horrible pain flare and surgery on Monday
    ... finally got calls from both offices. My pcp called in a medrol dose pack since I cant take the naproxen and it really...


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