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how long it takes the side effects of omnacortil to diminish

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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Depends...: It depends on how much you were taking and for how long a period of time. Your doc will slowly try to lower the dose of steroid that you take hopefull ... Read More

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: The weight gain is mostly from increased appetite. Whatever you have eaten extra , you will need to cut back by the same. Your metabolism will also ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
A couple of weeks: But some, such as osteoporosis, can be permanent.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
Not sure t: If you're talking about the "jitteriness" with albuterol and aminophylline, this should diminish the longer you take them but on a routine basis. Pred ... Read More
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Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Many: Prednisolone eye drops have a few short term side effects, like occasional irritation with use and increaed intraocular pressure. With long-term use, ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelly Kane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Varied: But could include stomach irritation, irritability, increased risk of infection, increased blood sugar, decreased ability to heal. Generally the nee ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Amster
Specializes in Pediatrics
Lots: Prednisolone is a steroid used to shut down inflammation that causes asthma symptoms, trouble breathing, etc. Used infrequently in short bursts, it ca ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Steroids: Most significant complications arise from prolonged and chronic use and include high blood sugar, elevated blood pressure, weight gain and osteoporosi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Giddings
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Usually: If used for a short period of time steroids usually have no long term side effects. If taken for a longer period they may leed to weight gain, fullnes ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Common: Side effects of Prednisolone treatment are varied and very common, especially with higher doses. These may range from weight gain, electrolyte abnorm ... Read More
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