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Weight gain after steroid injections

Premium Questions

Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

weeks after that before having flu injection. Not sure how long the steroid remains in the system after these injections but it is now mid July and I have experienced significant... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

Do injectile steriods cause weight gain? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Why can t I get a steroid shot right after a tetanus shot (tetanus has whooping cough vaccine in it)? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

the steroid medication she put on weight approx. 6 kgs and her face became puffed up, this we were told would ... given very good results and her next appointment is in six months time. She has been off... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ram Choudhary MD

my gym instructor asking to use steroids . which is best streoid I can try ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ram Choudhary ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

, and the bottle water taste funny, can steroid causes your taste bud to taste funny, and gain weight. ...i have been giving steroid injection for my lower back pain,i have scar tissue... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Neel Kudchadkar MD

results with a 35 pound gain. over about 3 and a half months. after i finished i continued to gain muscle. then i lost some weight over the years. are there any online doctors that can... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Asanghanwa Carlson M. N. MD

would like to go on a steroids cycle to put on some size, my enquiry is whats the best post cycle therapy to keep me safe and keep my gains after cycle? do i need anything while on steroids... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asanghanwa Carlson M. N. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MD

I am on steroid injections every 3 months for back pain for 3 years. I have strong sensitivity side ..., weight gain in trunk, striations red purple on sides and back of abdomen, difficulty even... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Anand M I MD

was injected is so sore that I can t put any weight on it, and this is the side I prefer to sleep on. Is it normal to feel this kind of pain after that type of injection? I have had these... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

No. Not at all. With steroids initially you gain weight but at the cost of many diseases like hypertension, Diabetes, mood disturbances, skin problems like acne etc.

Dr. Praveen MD

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,...

Dr.   Praveen Tayal MD

Yes. Steroids can be given locally to reduce the inflammation. The effect is seen after a week and usually provides relief for 8-10 weeks.