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Is cortisone given for multiple sclerosis treatment?

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In brief: MS relapses

Steroids such as cortisone can be used to treat relapses, but should not be used chronically due to adverse event potential.
These drugs should only be used briefly to reverse a flare.

In brief: MS relapses

Steroids such as cortisone can be used to treat relapses, but should not be used chronically due to adverse event potential.
These drugs should only be used briefly to reverse a flare.
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Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

Often steroids are useful for inflammatory illnesses like ms.

In brief: Yes

Often steroids are useful for inflammatory illnesses like ms.
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