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How often to take dexona and practin to gain weight ?

how much and how often do i need to take dexona and practin to gain weight?
Asked On : Fri, 22 Jul 2011
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hi,welcome to health care magic,Dexona is a steroid drug that is used as an immune suppressive drug for treating allergies and autoimmune disorders.long-time usage of dexametasone causes appetite increase and weight gain.
Long-term usage of dexametasone also causes so many other serious side effects like diabetes mellitus, infections vulnerability, osteoporosis, muscle atrophy, fatty liver degeneration, Cushing syndrome, hypertension, edema, dependence with withdrawal syndrome.
do not take it for weight gain.
Answered: Sat, 23 Jul 2011
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