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Effects and dangers of steroids

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Dr.     Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Hi, i had some steroid treatment aged 14 and want to ask about effects on receptors i understnd receptor density is dynamic, and after stopping the drug receptor numbers go back to normal. BUT how do we ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj ( Neurologist)
Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Dear Dr. Bhardwaj, Sorry for inconvenience but the previous thread closed. i d like to re-ask previous question about protein degradation. You mention previously all organic molecules degrade, does this apply to crystallin... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj ( Neurologist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

My daughter received two cortisone shots in her shoulder for tendonopathy. 24 hours later and she still has a very bad headache. Could this be a side effect from the shots? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Raju A.T MD

stage CKD and second, have the steroid injections likely had an effect on this? ...Hello, I've been getting steroid (epidural) injections -- two of them in the past two months ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

as it is a steroid and we all know steroid has lagre number of side effects. Doctor please let me know any safe ... skin specialist not to prescribe the steroid but he said if u would not take... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)

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Dr. Dilip.Shah. MD

side effects such as the effect on normal production of steroids in the body. What would that exactly ...I have been using steroid scalp application for my psoriasis for many years by now ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dilip.Shah. ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Siddartha MD

My brother has stage 4 liver and adrenal cancer. He has had a side effect from the infusions he has ... are giving him Messadon ( not sure of spelling). It is helping , is this a steroid? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Siddartha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Purnima Sharma MD

. Is it a steroid ? What are it s side effects? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purnima Sharma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Purnima Sharma MD

will have any effect on myeloma status.kindly inform.also he is having some problems like tingling sesnsation.we r presuming it to b side effects of steroids.can it b possible.also from past few days... View answer

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Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, I´m 27 years old and i want to start using steroids for muscle growth.The cycle i´m planing ... of dianabol 6 days a week for 6 weeks. I will use clomid 7 days after the cycle to avoid side effects ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Tanmay Bansal MD

Hello and welcome to HCM. Kamilari is a unique combination of natural ingredients based on the ancient Yoga & Ayurveda. It is clinically tested to be safe with no known side effects.

Dr.  Shailja Puri MD

Hello and welcome to HCM, Long term steroid use suppresses immune system, thus, predisposing one to various infections especially opportunistic infections. Antibiotics will suppress the growth of particular...