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Do cures for dermatitis such as "temovate" cause cancer?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
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In brief: Not known now.

There are many side effects, like allergic reaction, swelling of mouth, redness, hirsuitism, weight gain, muscle weakness, etc.
As it is a steroid. However, there does not seem to be any obvious link to cancer. And many people have minor or no effects. It may cause cushing's syndrome, and in diabetics, it can raise the glucose levels, requiring dose adjustment. If the side effects occur see dr.

In brief: Not known now.

There are many side effects, like allergic reaction, swelling of mouth, redness, hirsuitism, weight gain, muscle weakness, etc.
As it is a steroid. However, there does not seem to be any obvious link to cancer. And many people have minor or no effects. It may cause cushing's syndrome, and in diabetics, it can raise the glucose levels, requiring dose adjustment. If the side effects occur see dr.
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