Steroid Flushed Face After Epidural

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Epidural Steroid Injections are NOT 100 Percent Safe

“Doc, I just want one of those epidurals to get rid of the pain.”


Really, you want a large needle stuck into your spine? Do you know what could happen to you if you have an epidural spinal injection? Usually, nothing bad happens at all. The complication rates are very low.1 At the most, you might get some flushing, increased pain or persistent numbness. If you are a diabetic, you might experience a spike in your blood sugar levels temporarily. None of those complications are really a big...

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