You may be a good candidate for a epidural steroid injections if you have tried more conservative pain relief methods such as pain medication and are still experiencing pain or you would like to try one more pain relief method before resorting to surgery.
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You may experience immediate temporary relief after the procedure that could last up to several hours. Once the numbing agent wears off, your pain may return. This does not mean that the steroid did not help. The steroid medication typically takes up to 10 days to begin having an effect in most people.