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Depo-Medrol Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse. Do not stop taking except on your doctor's advice. You may develop a severe reaction. Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to take.

Your condition will be monitored carefully while you are receiving this medicine.

This medicine may increase your risk of getting an infection. Tell your doctor or health care professional if you are around anyone with measles or chickenpox, or if you develop sores or blisters that do not heal properly.

This medicine may affect blood sugar levels. If you have diabetes, check with your doctor or health care professional before you change your diet or the dose of your diabetic medicine.

Tell your doctor or health care professional right away if you have any change in your eyesight.

Using this medicine for a long time may increase your risk of low bone mass. Talk to your doctor about bone health.


Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common



blurred vision

decrease in the amount of urine


fast, slow, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse


mental depression

mood changes

noisy, rattling breathing

numbness or tingling in the arms or legs

pounding in the ears

swelling of the fingers, hands, feet, or lower legs

trouble thinking, speaking, or walking

troubled breathing at rest

weight gain



difficulty with swallowing

hives, itching, skin rash

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

tightness in the chest

trouble breathing

unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known


bloody, black, or tarry stools


dark urine

darkening of the skin

decrease in height

decreased vision


eye pain or tearing

facial hair growth in females



flushed, dry skin


fruit-like breath odor

full or round face, neck, or trunk

general feeling of illness, tiredness, or weakness

heartburn or indigestion (severe and continuous)


increased hunger

increased thirst

increased urination

light-colored stools

loss of appetite

loss of sexual desire or ability

lower back or side pain

menstrual irregularities

muscle pain, tenderness, wasting, or weakness


pain in the back, ribs, arms, or legs

painful or difficult urination

sore throat

stomach cramping or burning (severe)

stomach pain


trouble healing

trouble sleeping

unexplained weight loss

unusual tiredness or weakness

upper right abdominal or stomach pain

vision changes


vomiting of material that looks like coffee grounds

yellow eyes and skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Increased appetite

Incidence not known

Abnormal fat deposits on the face, neck, and trunk


dry scalp

lightening of normal skin color

pain, redness, or hard skin at the injection site

pitting or depression of the skin at the injection site

red face

reddish purple lines on the arms, face, legs, trunk, or groin

swelling of the stomach area

thinning of the scalp hair

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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