A 41-year-old female asked:
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how much will using a steroid suppository affect the results of a 4 times per day cortisol saliva test?

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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
If the suppository: has a cortisone product in it, it will make the results totally invalid. Discuss w/your doctor.
Answered on Nov 4, 2014
Dr. SCOTT SWOPE
58 years experience Family Medicine
Possible problem: Discuss this steroid use with your Doctor This might be a problem
Answered on Nov 4, 2014

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