Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
200 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Medical use for anabolic steroids

Premium Questions

Dr. Ajish TP MD

Hi Dr. I've been on a course of anabolic steroids , for muscle growth (I understand the legal/medical risks ). For 12 weeks. Normally Ananbolics cause a sense of well being, with depression being a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajish TP ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

spurs on my cervical spine . I can't get proper pain control. Been on the same dosages of medication for years. Well, it's not helping anymore. I use oxycodone 10mg and diazepam for horrible leg and feet ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Manjeth Kumar G MD

side affects with prolonged use. I'm almost 84 yrs.old with no other medical problems. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manjeth Kumar G ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

of Sales Training and retired 10 years back. I hope you do not mind some medical terminology used by me.) ...: Is the steroid dosage too high? If steroid is a must, what is the minimum dosage... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Basheer Ahamed MD

producing that has caused this loss of humanity and is there a safe steroid , anabolic or otherwise .... I use all four limbs to get off the toilet normally but on prednisone I just get up. When I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Basheer Ahamed ( Diabetologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Dilip.Shah. MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Dilip.Shah. ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr.   Elton Halili MD

Is the drug Lialda (used to control UC) considered a steroid? My 24 yo daughter has been ... of her skin (and never having acne before) we are linking it, perhaps, to her medication. Any guidance ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Elton Halili ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ashaq Parrey MD

hi, my husband is suffering from hives from last 4 months..we stay in singapore and been using medication in singapore since its not get cured since last 4 months now we thought of giving secong thoughts ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashaq Parrey ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Hi Doctor, I don t have much problems with the hair. I have planed to take anabolic steroid (anavar) for body building competition. It as a main side effects as hair fall etc. If i stop using anavar ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Maria Daud MD

Hi doctor... I have been using anabolic steroid for slightly more than 3 months...for bodybuilding contests...I need to use it for another 5 weeks... But I also want to take care of my health..... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Maria Daud ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Rovena Murati 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

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...

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

Yes, anabolic steroids are helpful; thanks!