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Can One Take Steroids Safely During Pregnancy?

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Posted on Mon, 9 May 2022
Question: can you take steroids safely during pregnancy
the dr. i went to, called in a prescription for steroids, should i take it , if I'm pregnant?
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Answered by Dr. Suresh Heijebu (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Steroids are indicated under special circumstances in pregnancy

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

Usage of Steroids in pregnancy is allowed under special circumstances but not routinely.

The indication for steroids in pregnancy depends on the cause of the abnormality encountered during pregnancy.

Under special supervision from your doctor steroids can be used during the pregnancy.

Post your further queries if any.
Thank you.
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Can One Take Steroids Safely During Pregnancy?

Brief Answer: Steroids are indicated under special circumstances in pregnancy Detailed Answer: Hello, Usage of Steroids in pregnancy is allowed under special circumstances but not routinely. The indication for steroids in pregnancy depends on the cause of the abnormality encountered during pregnancy. Under special supervision from your doctor steroids can be used during the pregnancy. Post your further queries if any. Thank you.