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

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Condition: Other
8/24/2009 12:22:34 PM

Reviewer: NotHappy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I received a shot by my physician in May 2009 for sinusitis, I saw no improvement but what did happen in August 2009 is the muscle around the injection site in my upper buttock atrophied and I now have a 2 ½ inch long 1 ½ inch wide ½ inch deep if not deeper indentation at the injection site which is unsightly and very noticeable. I asked prior to the shot what the side effects w ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
8/13/2009 10:35:45 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I received 2 Kenalog injections for a herniated disc. I was never told the side effects that could occur. I have had vision changes, mood swings, depression, weight gain, fluid retention, dizziness, migraines, and my hands have been shaking so bad that I could not do my job. I am a registered nurse and luckily I recognized the side effects from the steroid and asked the anestheologist about them. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
6/15/2009 11:33:55 AM

Reviewer: kenalog, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have severe seasonal allergies and this drug with one injection gave me serious relief!!!

Condition: Other
6/13/2009 5:17:30 PM

Reviewer: Deborah, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After being treated with oral medication each time I got POISON IVY, a NP injected me with Kenalog (Oct 2008). Not only did it clear up the poison ivy, but the breakouts on my scalp (which I had for 10+ years and had been unsuccessfully treated by 3 dermatologists) cleared up for 7 months. Two days ago,I got my 1st (since last Fall) attack of poison ivy, so yesterday (June 12) I went to the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/17/2009 7:16:59 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
2nd attempt to treat with Kenolog, both times it caused a blistery rash similar to poison ivy and severe muscle cramping.

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