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Are there side effects from cortizone (hydrocortisone) shots other than steroid flare?

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Dr. Luis Gonzalez
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Steroids effects

Steroids are very important in the treatment of multiple conditions.
Cortisone and strides in general may alter the way blood sugar is metabolized (diabetes) . Long term use of steroids reduces calcium absorption causing brittle bones (osteoporosis).

In brief: Steroids effects

Steroids are very important in the treatment of multiple conditions.
Cortisone and strides in general may alter the way blood sugar is metabolized (diabetes) . Long term use of steroids reduces calcium absorption causing brittle bones (osteoporosis).
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