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Could using of steroids reduce blood sugar

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My friend, age 84 has been receiving prednisone for about two years for an autoimune blood disease ... deeply gouged. I am an old biology teacher and worry that if his immune system is compromised he could ...

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My partner has steroid induced diabetes , the steroids were used to reduce swelling following ... strips and I tested his sugar levels today, lastly at 1300 when it was 11.00 which is Ok and consistent ...

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and has suffered fracture of right arm recently. Face appears to be puffed up. May be her blood sugar also ...: Is the steroid dosage too high? If steroid is a must, what is the minimum dosage that one can take without any ...

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it . he gave me some steroid cream and I used a lot more that I should have. I could tell my b/p went up and quit using it, better now, but have a unstable feeling when walking. also probably damage to my ears ...

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and also intravenous). However, he has also warned that steroids adminstration can cause blood sugar levels ... and is on multiple medication (blood sugar, hypertension ) since several years. The current issue of concern ...

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Steroid treatment for 5 years. During this time not one doctor checked my blood glucose levels. On my test ... finishing the drink it was 150. Could I have had steroid induced diabetes instead? ...

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Melacare is a steroid cream or not.....using it for a month gives best results to reduce pimple...black spots....or not ....... Using melacare for month ...and stop it will be safe...or not...as I heard ...

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) which seems to help reduce my blood pressure a little more. My last blood test showed that my potassium ... dosepak. The first day on this my blood pressure jumped to over 170 so I discontinued using them. A few ...

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sir myi mom suffering with colitis ulcers she is using steroids omminocortil 40mgand saaz 500mg and other steroids she has no diabetes till now when she started using this tablets her blood sugar level ...

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, or any other symptom other than the blood vessels. What could this be? ...My 11 year old son has large, inflamed red blood vessels on the back of his throat and on his ...

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I Dave been experiencing diffuse hair loss since Augusy of 2015, I was on steroids in May and then injections of the drug directly into the spine, I am 75 on several blood pressure pills, thyroid and hormone ...

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I have been using steroid scalp application for my psoriasis for many years by now ... occur. I have learned lately that using this type of medication which contains steroids may have serious ...

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asthalin inhaler and said this could be the onset of asthma. I am a little wary of giving her the inhaler .... Is asthalin a steroid ? Please advise urgently. Thanks ...

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my dermatologist gave me a steroid shot 2 weeks ago. my menstrual cycle is late by 5 days. could the steroid shot be the cause for the delayed menstrual cycle? I took a home pregnancytest on yesterday which ...

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Hi dear.Thanks for posting us on HCM. Side effects of steroids are seen depending on the duration of use.Possible side effects are weight gain, high blood pressures/sugars, osteoporosis, skin problems, increased chance of infections, mood an behavior changes, increased risk of developing cataracts, increased risk of duodenal and stomach ulcers.Hope this answers your query.

doctor1 MD

Hello! Butalin is a bronchodilator given in the form of tablet or syrup . It is not a steroid. It is used to treat respiratory conditions by dilating airways. Take care

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Hello, Welcome to HCM. Please avoid steroids for that. It will damage your body. Take care...