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What are longterm effects of anabolic steroids for bodybuilders?

What are longterm effects of anabolic steroids for bodybuilders?

For starters...: ...High blood pressure, damage to the immune system, high cholesterol, diabetes, breast enlargement (gynecomastia), bad acne, liver damage, obnoxiously aggressive behavior, stretch marks, cardiac arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, heart attacks, sudden cardiac death...And oh, yes, impotence. Not to mention that it will get you banned from competition permanently. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking oral anabolic steroids?

What are the side effects of taking oral anabolic steroids?

Many Adverse Effects: Side effects from taking oral Anabolic steroids can range from mild to severe. Hypertension, elevated cholesterol, changes in blood sugar, baldness, and cardiovascular disease occur. Males can develop gynecomastia or enlarged breasts, reduced sexual function, aggression. Irritability and testicular atrophy. Females can experience lowering of their voices, and increased body hair. ...Read more

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Side effects of oraboline?

Side effects of oraboline?

Steroid sideeffects: Oraboline is an anabolic steroid and has the same side effects as steroids. Furthermore, i dont know if its any longer available in the us. ...Read more

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What are some side effects of using anabolic steroids?

See below: Depending on the length of drug abuse, there is a chance that the immune system can be damaged. Most of these side-effects are dose-dependent, the most common being elevated blood pressure, especially in those with pre-existing hypertension, and harmful changes in cholesterol levels: some steroids cause an increase in LDL "bad" cholesterol and a decrease in HDL "good" cholesterol. ...Read more

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What r side effects of inhaled steroids?

What r side effects of inhaled steroids?

Asthma inhalers: "trush" or oral yeast may occur when inhaled frequently. Brushing your teeth and tongue after inhaling will help to prevent this. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using stanozolol and nandrolone steroids?

Many: kidney impairment or failure; liver damage, cardiovascular problems including heart failure, high blood pressure, increased risk of stroke and heart attack (even in young people) shrinkage of the testicles (testicular atrophy), reduced sperm count or infertility, baldness, development of breasts (gynecomastia), increased risk for prostate cancer. Don't abuse your body with illegal substances! ...Read more

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Side effects from Decadron (dexamethasone) and depo-medrol medicines?

Side effects from Decadron (dexamethasone) and depo-medrol medicines?

Many: These are corticosteroids. With most medications, there are possible side effects; with these steroids, they are guaranteed. It is only a matter of which ones will occur. From osteoporosis, bone fracture, skin tearing, death. They can be critical to preserve life, but should be used with careful consideration, as to whether other safer medications would be more appropriate. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of systemical use of glucocorticoids topical steroids?

What are the side effects of systemical use of glucocorticoids topical steroids?

Skin atrophy, etc: Skin atrophy and some are absorbed into the body and can produce the same side effects as oral or systemic steroids - which can cause problems in almost any part of the body. ...Read more

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Side effects from Decadron (dexamethasone) and depo-medrol?

Side effects from Decadron (dexamethasone) and depo-medrol?

Same drugs: When used in short courses(a week or so ) the side effects of insomnia, agitation, or fluid retention are usually tolerable.Longer use opens a "pandoras box" of side effects. ...Read more

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How to nullify the side effects of prednisolone steroids used for uveitis?

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How to nullify the side effects of prednisolone steroids used for uveitis?

Which ones?: We need to know which side effects you are talking about . If you took prednisolone by mouth, the weight gain and skin changes will revert to normal with time although the weight gain will need some efforts to reverse. The side effects also depend on the duration and dosing of the medication. Tell us more. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using salazopyrine with anabolic steroids?

What are the side effects of using salazopyrine with anabolic steroids?

Sulfasalazine, corti: Salazopyrine (sulfapyridine) and cortico steroids, not Anabolic steroids are used to treat inflammatory bowel diseases. Sulfasal can decrease sperm count, can cause nausea, headache, vomiting, liver chem ann. Corticosteroids have potential for lots of side effects, in every organ system but are potent anti-inflammatories. There are other rx options available as well. Benefits vs risks with any rx. ...Read more

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Do side effects of Decadron (dexamethasone) include facial acne?

Do side effects of Decadron (dexamethasone) include facial acne?

Steroid side effects: Acne is most certainly a side effect of steroids. Not only can it be facial but it can also occur on the trunk and extremities. ...Read more

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What are the side effects associated with anabolic steroids?

Many: Increased bad cholesterol, atrophy of the testicles, acne, high blood pressure, liver damage, heart disease and (depending on the drug) enlarged breasts. Also there are reports of increased irritability, and mania. Definitely powerful medications which should be taken under a doctor's supervision. ...Read more

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Side effects of duabolin?

Side effects of duabolin?

Several: It is an androgen. It has less toxicity than some other drugs in this family. It can effect sexual function. Cause gynecomastia, liver dysfunction. There are few legitimate medical uses. If for sports or bodybuilding it is not smart. ...Read more

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What effects might i see when starting up steroids?

Glad you asked: Around a million americans will try steroids this year; i've talked to enough of them to be able to say that the large majority will be sorry. Beyond the decrease in testicular size (certain), the breast stuff (likely) and the bad skin (maybe), it is very likely that your moods will change and it will be harder to be nice. And who likes a cheater / lawbreaker? Wouldn't natural be more fun? ...Read more

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How do I quit steroids and what are the effects of quitting?

Under supervision: Effects hopefully include good health and you learned a little. Consult your physician tomorrow. ...Read more

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18 y/o son took a cycle of a designer steroid, should I be worried about permanent effects?

Probably not....: Probably not, but it may depend upon his state of general health and the dose of steroid.Best to check the details with his doctor. ...Read more

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What should I take after a steroid course of testostorone and deca to avoid side effects?

What should I take after a steroid course of testostorone and deca to avoid side effects?

Daignosis needed: Why were these medications prescribed? Are they short term or long time? This is important. In order to advise how to avoid side effects we need to know what they were given for. There may be alternate therapy that would not require these meds. It depends what your risks are, what your co-morbidities (other medical problems) are. We need a diagnosis - ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Common side effects of steroids?

Common side effects of steroids?

Side effects: Anabolic steroids have serious emotional and physical side effects and should not be used for any non-medical bodybuilding or weight gain. If prescribed for a medical problem you will need strict medical supervision. ...Read more

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Do steroids have any side effects?

Do steroids have any side effects?

Absolutely!: Lower your immune system, defense against infection, affect your metabolism, alter your hormones in many ways, alter response to physical stress, and other repercussions that you may find out later in life. I included few linkes for more reading: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/steroids/hq01431 http://www.Hss.Edu/conditions_steroid-side-effects-how-to-reduce-corticosteroid-side-effects.Asp. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using steroids?

What are the side effects of using steroids?

Many & inevitable: With most medications, there are possible side effects. With steroids, they are guaranteed. The only question is which one. The lowest dose for the shortest period should be used, if there is no alternative. ...Read more

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How to quit steroids and what are the effects?

How to quit steroids and what are the effects?

May need to taper: This depends on how long you have been on corticosteroids. If it is more than about three weeks you have to taper which means slowly drop the dose. This is very much dependent on the reason corticosteroids are being used. Sometimes it takes almost a year for the body to be able to make the appropriate amount of corticosteroids again. The body can generate its own corticosteroid, but returns slowl. ...Read more

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What long term effects of steroids are common?

A lot her are some: Premature balding or hair loss dizziness mood swings, including anger, aggression, and depression seeing or hearing things that aren't there (hallucinations) extreme feelings of mistrust or fear (paranoia) problems sleeping nausea and vomiting trembling high blood pressure that can damage the heart or blood vessels over time aching joints greater chance of injuring muscles and tendons jaundice. ...Read more

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Are there effects of steroid inhalers? What are they?

Inhaled Steroids: Most inhaled steroids have little or no systemic absorption hence minimal systemic side effects. Inhaled steroids can cause a dry cough which sometimes by problematic. However, the most common adverse effect of inhaled steroids is thrush affecting the oral mucosa and possibly the bronchial tree. It is best to rinse the mouth thouroghly after each use. This will minimize the risk for thrush. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the side effects of steroids to appear?

How long does it take for the side effects of steroids to appear?

Variable: Medications such as steroids have a variable time to produce the desired effect, depending on dose, route of administration and metabolism. For example, steroids are rapidly in the blood circulation when injected, but might take hours when taken in an oral form. Topical steroids also start working within minutes. The degree of inflammation also influences time to observe changes. ...Read more

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What are the long term effects of using steroids on an athelete's body?

Uh, which steroids?: See, there are many types of steroids. Corticosteroids are useful to calm inflammation. Mineralocorticoids are necessary for salt & mineral balance. Anabolic steroids are useful if you're deficient but if not supervised, can increase risk of heart disease, stroke, baldness, prostate enlargement, moobs (gynecomastia), loss of libido(!), etc. That's why regular testing is necessary to keep you optim. ...Read more

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I have been getting steroid shots, are there any negative side effects?

Many: Steroids shots for what and how much and how often , cannot you take by mouth and to cut down s/e take every other day s/e buffalo hump obesity, osteopenia, cataract, male pattern hair growth, acidity , poor healing. Avoid as much. ...Read more

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My son is contemplating taking steroids. What are the negative side effects?

See Doc first: Before taking any medications see MD/DO for physical examination and discussion of benefits/side effects. Steroids, for example, can cause sterility and brain damage. ...Read more

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Can you advise me.friend ran a Dianabol only steroid cycle unaware of effects?

Can you advise me.friend ran a Dianabol only steroid cycle unaware of effects?

Glad he has you: I'm glad you're concerned. Anabolic steroid use is widespread. The greatest danger is to behavioral health, though there are other good reasons to avoid these medications. As a friend, be ready to tell him if his moods seem strange. Especially, consider asking him, 'Hey! We're friends. Would you like to be my gym partner and we're both natural bodybuilders?' Again, thanks for caring. ...Read more

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Why is steroid in medicines and injection bad? What side effects can it cause?

Not bad but side: There can be side effects. WE advise use as needed but not on a regular basis. This depends on you general health. You can discuss with your physician. ...Read more

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Do steroid injections in back produce same side effects as taking prednisoneally?

No: The dosage is generally smaller than orally administered steroids and more closely directed to the area of injury. ...Read more