This can make your condition worse. Com reports these possible severe systemic side effects associated with cortisone shots: disturbances of the digestive system, such as blood in the stool or coughing up blood; pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), which causes intense pain in the upper stomach; psychological disturbances, such as depression, weird thoughts and/or behavior, or seizures; and severely high blood pressure, which may cause anxiety, shallow breathing, irregular heartbeat and a severe headache. Since then i have flushing, sweating, and some nausea. So far, the pain is not as bad as it was prior to the shot.
I hope this helps other patients. The acl (anterior cruciate ligament) was fiery red, and the.