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Is methylprednisolone safe?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Always risks

Most of the time for sort term use, they are safe.
Steroids have many side effects that are usually related to the size of the dose and duration of treatment including weight gain, thin skin, fragile blood vessels, increased risk of diabetes mellitus, thin bones and bone fractures, increased risk of heart attack and stroke, etc.

In brief: Always risks

Most of the time for sort term use, they are safe.
Steroids have many side effects that are usually related to the size of the dose and duration of treatment including weight gain, thin skin, fragile blood vessels, increased risk of diabetes mellitus, thin bones and bone fractures, increased risk of heart attack and stroke, etc.
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