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Diabete with High Blood Sugar after getting Cortisone Injection
An_252023 posted:
How long after a Cortisone shot will I have high blood sugar readings?
Debsbears responded:
For me my sugars started to fall after the 2nd day. By the 4th day I was at my normal sugar levels.

Not everyone reacts the same way to the shots.

How long has it been - are you on diabetes meds? Have you checked with your doctor? If you are on D meds perhaps your doctor can tweek your meds.
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