A member asked:

I received depo-medrol shot yesterday for a skin rash; am i now immunocompromised?

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Dr. Paige Gutheil answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Technically yes, steroids decrease an immune response, but it is usually not an issue when you are generally healthy and taking care of yourself in terms of healthy diet, rest, exercise, etc.

Answered Sep 29, 2019



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