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Do taking inhaled asthma steroids increase your likelihood for conceiving or pregnancy?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gary Steven
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Very little of the inhaled steroid dose gets absorbed, so there is little to no effect on the rest of the body.
I would not expect any effect on fertility, and I have never seen any studies or other evidence that there is any effect.

In brief: No

Very little of the inhaled steroid dose gets absorbed, so there is little to no effect on the rest of the body.
I would not expect any effect on fertility, and I have never seen any studies or other evidence that there is any effect.
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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

There is no data that would support or refute the statement that inhaled steroids effect the ability to get pregnant.

In brief: No

There is no data that would support or refute the statement that inhaled steroids effect the ability to get pregnant.
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