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Are there any reports of adults using qvar or becotide experiencing depression or mood swings as a side effect?
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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Qvar is a steroid which can alter blood sugar which can cause mood swings.

In brief: Yes
Qvar is a steroid which can alter blood sugar which can cause mood swings.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
In brief: Steroid
Beclomethasone is a steroid.
Psychiatric changes such as aggression, depression, sleep disorders, psychomotor hyperactivity, and suicidal ideation have been reported; these effects were primarily reported in children. However, steroids can trigger hypomania and mania in susceptible individuals -- including adults.

In brief: Steroid
Beclomethasone is a steroid.
Psychiatric changes such as aggression, depression, sleep disorders, psychomotor hyperactivity, and suicidal ideation have been reported; these effects were primarily reported in children. However, steroids can trigger hypomania and mania in susceptible individuals -- including adults.
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