Can you drink alcohol while using topical cortisone?

Answer On One Hand: It is Generally SafeThe potential side effects of corticosteroid medications, such as cortisone, are greatly reduced when you use them topically (as in an ointment). The Skin Read More »

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Can you drink alcohol when taking topical corticosteroids?

On One Hand: Alcohol May Be UsedIt may be safe to use alcohol while using topical corticosteroids, medications used to treat irritated, inflamed skin.On the Other: Precautions Should be TakenUsing ... Read More »

2 weeks after cortisone shot and not much pain; just the cortisone or is it healing?

Cortisone is a steroid that inhibits the inflammation cascade IgE. Cortisone helps relieve the inflammation not heal the joint. If the pain is relieved at the time the shot is given it's because of... Read More »

How long should you not drink alcohol when doing a pre-employment alcohol test?

Alcohol is completely eliminated from a person's system after about ten hours. A person scheduled for a pre-employment alcohol test should stop drinking at least eight hours before the appointed ti... Read More »

What are the effects of alcohol if I drink lots of alcohol daily?

The effects are damage to the nervous system, cardiovascular disease (heart), liver damage.