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Understanding asthma: Be sure you know you have asthma and what your specific symptoms are. Asthma is not always audible wheezing or tightness in the chest. A plain cough can be an asthma equivalent. Asthma is not just from an allergic stimulus but can also be from physical elements such as cold and velocity of air over the airway.Steroids do not work as well in physical asthma triggers. Consult your md to clarify. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
But i heard that inhaled steroids for asthma treatment have dangerous side effect to overall health.
Not necessarily : Thouhg taking steroid orally or by injection can have long term effects, inhaled steroids allow very little steroid absorption into the blood stream. The most common side effects of inhaled steroids are fungal infections in the mouth/throat (rinse your mouth after every treatment) or maybe a bronchospams if you use a powder inhalation. Talk it over with your physician or pharmacist. ...Read more
Steroids: Cause a demargination of neutrophils. That is to say a mobilization of neuts from tissue to circulation and release from vessel surface to "swim". ...Read more
We don't know. : Aip, or haymann-rich syndrome, is a usually severe inflammatory disease of the lungs. It is somewhat rare and is a diagnosis of exclusion. Fungal infections, strange bacteria, and aids-related infections must be ruled out prior to this diagnosis. It can be a rapid and severe disease, requiring pts to be in icu. Steroids at high doses are a recommended tx, but there is little evidence. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Further eval: If you are still having pain following a course of therapy and steroids the next step likely includes further imaging with an ultrasound or MRI to assess your rotator cuff, bicep or other potential source of your pain. A formal examination by an orthopedic specialist would be a good start. ...Read more
21year with ED problems because of steroid pills first time how fast testosterone therapy could bring me to normal be specific please weeks or months?
Not testosterone: Your question indicates a lack of understanding of how your body works. At age 21, it is very unlikely that you have ed as a result of low testosterone. If you have been taking anabolic steroids, that will stop your own body from making testosterone. Taking testosterone currently will only prolong the problem. You have to allow your body to recover naturally from the steroid effects over months. ...Read more
Hi, i'm concerned about my wife who has lupus and crohns. Despite years of immuno suppressant therapy and steroids she has more days of pain and fatig?
Teasing out the pain: Sometimes the sx are not from the sle or ibd. Fibromyalgia (fms) afflicts 20% of lupus patients. This is a non-inflamatory pain syndrome. Primary symptoms of fibromyalgia are pain and fatigue. Fms is not treated with steroids or immunosuppressant medication. Fms requires a multidisciplinary approach and is not easy to treat. Fms is treated with certain meds (lyrica, cymbalta, (duloxetine) savella) and exercise. ...Read more
My 12 year old daughter was diagnosed with dermatomyositis. She's on steroid therapy. What can we do to treat this problem?
Continue: Taking her to her rheumatologist regularly.Get a more detailed answer ›
Have injection therapy (steroid shots) in my neck in a couple days because of spine related illnesses. I've been told they cause migraines afterwards?
I have some pretty severe lung disorders and am prescribed steroids quite often. I've noticed over the last year that while on steroid therapy, i have?
Get answers: Find a physician who will talk with you about your condition, choices and medications. Take time to find answers. Steroids, thankfully, are effective - but they have strange and possibly serious side effects. Don't give up on finding guidance. Psychotherapy with a health psychologist might help too. ...Read more
Typical treatment of eustation tube dysfunction that isn't responding to nasal steroid therapy and psodoephedrine ? It's been blocked for over 9 days
Chew gum,drink lots: of liquids which pop eustachian tubes open, otherwise can't think of any other treatment ...Read more
Can you get a pain pump for chronic pain for chondromalacia, if steroid injections & physical therapy and meds didn't help. i have Nsaids Allergy. ?
If your onj is not caused from radiation therapy nor from taking osteo/steroid or bisphoshonates meds or therapy, then what else could cause it?
Is it ONJ?: Onj defines a condition that the bone in the affected area does not heal and becoming necroses. Inability for osteoclast function is the main reason. Any drug, disease condition or ailment that affecting osteoclast function will give you onj. Severe diabetic patient may develop localized infection in the area and causes necroses/delay healing. Biopsy for cancer. Laser biostimulation will help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer