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Can steriod inhalers cause weight gain? Any answers appreciated!

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Dr. Walter Futterweit
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: YES INDEED

Depends on theamounts of steroid in inhaler.
Not to forget that even topical steroids get into the blood and increase weight due to raising insulin levels.

In brief: YES INDEED

Depends on theamounts of steroid in inhaler.
Not to forget that even topical steroids get into the blood and increase weight due to raising insulin levels.
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