By getting kenalog 40 injections in the nose once every month for about 6 months, can this cause moodswings/depression? Please help me in all that you know about the matter, thank you
Rhinoplasty Kenalog 40 Injection?
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Rhinoplasty and kenolog injections
- It is a relatively small dosage that gets injected, but you could be extra sensitive to it
- If you notice a correlation where these mood swings come exactly the same time after kenalog injection, then it can be a cause
- This is listed in the insert, but we do not usually inject a whole ml into the nose, usually it is 0.1-0.3cc, so it is a small dosage
- There are other causes that should also be ruled in or out
- After six months, you may not need anymore injections and you can try going a month without to see if you get the same symptoms
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