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A 33-year-old member asked:

My neck and back are sore to the touch after steroid treatment for bronchitis. why could this be?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Depends : You were probably coughing really hard, short of breath maybe wheezing. At any rate you were pretty sick i bet. We're you laying around too?! all of these things can make your neck and back sore.

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A 24-year-old member asked:

My neck and back are sore to the touch after steroid treatment for bronchitis. What could this mean?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ario Kiarash
Orthopedic Surgery 28 years experience
Coughing!: Steroids do not typically cause sore back and neck, in fact like any other anti-inflammatory they help reduce aches and pain! your symptoms are likely due to coughing associated with bronchitis!
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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