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Does one dexamethasone sodium phosphate injection cause weight gain or water retention , please answer ?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

It would take repeated doses over many days to cause weight gain or water retention.
Hopefully all you need is one injection.

In brief: No

It would take repeated doses over many days to cause weight gain or water retention.
Hopefully all you need is one injection.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Mathew Chengot
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Any steroids can cause this.

In brief: Yes

Any steroids can cause this.
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Dr. Mathew Chengot
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