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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of methylprednisolone acetate inj.

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1-4 of 4
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
11/10/2013 10:48:08 AM

Reviewer: jaysmama, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
The doctor told me I have burrs and haven't ANY cartilage left in my right knee - he said I need knee replacement surgery. In the meantime - I have received 2 injections for my knee - the first one in 4/13 lasted 2 weeks then pain came back like gangbusters! I suffered through the summer but was going on vacation at the end of August so I went for another one. From what I was told - the first ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
7/11/2013 8:56:17 AM

Reviewer: jeannie67, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
it never made it feel better and I have still pain when walking

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
10/7/2012 12:29:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This Med is Pretty Good!! But My Last Injection took Effect in 2 Days; I Was Pain Free!! Then On the 5thDay The PAIN Came Back for 20 Day or More in July2012. I Felt like it Crippled Me for the Month of July. But thats was Very Rare; Maybe it was the Way it was Injected on my Hip Bone. Not to Scare AnyOne; So I'll Definitely Beg For Another Injection. After I Ask the Doctor what type of Med W ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
6/19/2008 8:54:31 PM

Reviewer: Tom Janes, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have Accute Active R.A. Over the past 19 years I have had about ten injections of this medicine. Mostly in the knees. The drug works very well without any adverse effects. I experienced only two times it did not take, had to have another injection after a two week wait. The most recent injection was two weeks ago in both knees and within a few hours the pain, inflammation and all signs of arthri ... Show Full Comment

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