Before taking cortisone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other corticosteroids (e.g., prednisone); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions....Read more
Osteoarthritis (OA) is by far the most common joint disorder in the United States and throughout the world. It is a leading cause of pain... Read more »
Full Question: Is there a definite risk from cortisone shots and medications for headaches and back and neck pain of getting early... Read more »
The main treatment for acute flare-ups of osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee is rest, ice or cold compresses, and nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs... Read more »
In this study, 54 patients with a unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) were compared with 54 patients who had a total knee replacement (TKR). A... Read more »
Viscosupplementation is a relatively new treatment for knee osteoarthritis (OA). When the pain of knee OA doesn't go away with conservative... Read more »
More and more studies show that controlling patients' pain and getting them moving after a total knee replacement (TKR) gives the best results.... Read more »