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Old 08-20-2010, 07:23 PM   #22
Steven Low
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I didn't mean that was the actual mechanism of cortisone, haha. I know it's a very strong anti-inflammatory.

I do not think that's the mechanism of pain relief though... but maybe it is. I think it dulls it through the strong sympathetic response that occurs to it.
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