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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Kenalog Inj.

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Condition: Other
3/5/2012 8:58:30 AM

Reviewer: Bonnie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given kenalog injections into my esophagus for spasms 2 years ago. Since that time, I am no longer able to eat without spasms & pain that feels like a heart attack. The shots made the situation worse. Taking 4 ativan a day to calm the spasms

Condition: Other
12/6/2011 7:03:29 PM

Reviewer: cybercipher, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been given the medication in series of three injections, two weeks between injections, in the lumbar vertebrae for pain associated with degenerative disk disease (all are mildly herniated). I've had the injections with both general and local anesthesia (prefer local). The effects last for 10 to 12 months, and I've been able to significantly reduce the amount of narcotic pain rel ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/5/2011 6:26:12 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I TAKING FOR SEVERE ALLERGY SEASONAL .I HAVE BEEN TAKE A PILL FOR 10 YEARS NOW NO MORE

Condition: Other
4/22/2011 9:20:21 AM

Reviewer: Michigan , 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Update for Michigan. It has been 3 weeks since the shot now.I seem to be feeling a little better, but not 100%. I am not sure if the side effects are leaving or it is the Ativan I had to be put on to help me sleep at night doing it. I have not had as much muscle cramping and stomach pain like before. I do still feel hazy and tired but that also may be from the Ativan. I am just eager to get this p ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/7/2011 12:31:49 AM

Reviewer: Michigan , 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Got a shot of Kenalog a week ago to help with my allergies.Life has been miserable every since. I have been to the ER and my personal physician because I keep having back spasms and uncontrolable shaking. It is literally taking over my life. I called the doctor and told him about my side effects and he told me that he has "almost never" heard of such a reaction to this shot. To make thin ... Show Full Comment

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