Review: could Cortisone acetate cause Injection site bruising?
Summary: Injection site bruising is found among people who take Cortisone acetate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Byetta, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 3,299 people who have side effects while taking Cortisone acetate from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Injection site bruising. Find out below who they are, when they have Injection site bruising and more.
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Cortisone acetate has active ingredients of cortisone acetate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 3,398 Cortisone acetate users)
Injection site bruising
Injection site bruising has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, osteoporosis, psoriatic arthropathy. (latest reports from 6,239 Injection site bruising patients)
On Feb, 1, 2015: 3,299 people reported to have side effects when taking Cortisone acetate. Among them, 6 people (0.18%) have Injection Site Bruising.
Time on Cortisone acetate when people have Injection site bruising * :
Gender of people who have Injection site bruising when taking Cortisone acetate * :
|Injection site bruising||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Injection site bruising when taking Cortisone acetate * :
|Injection site bruising||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||40.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (2 people, 33.33%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (2 people, 33.33%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 16.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Byetta (3 people, 50.00%)
- Cortisone acetate tab (3 people, 50.00%)
- Methotrexate (2 people, 33.33%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 33.33%)
- Metformin (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
annapier (10 months ago):
I am 44 year old female who got a cortisone shot on Januuary 21st 2014. The shot was on my elbow because it was determined that I had tennis elbow and this would help. It helped for about 2 months but never felt completely healed. Now the pain is back and I cant lift anything heavier than a bottle of water without hurting the elbow. I cant make the motions needed with my fingers and thumb to use a spray bottle. Even if I get it empty enough to hold, it causes great pain to try to pull the spray trigger (same way with pumping gas). With all that said ..... my main question is --- should I still have a bruise at the injection site four months later?
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