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A 20-year-old female asked:

If i got injected with steroid just once for a infection that it still make me gain weight?? or vision problems ? or bloat? it was betamethasone

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Not to worry: Although these can be side effects of chronic use of steroid, one injection as you have described will do none of these things. Hopefully the injection helped whatever you were treating.

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