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When treating arthritis or inflammation, how long does it usually take steroids to work?
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Dr. Arthur Mandelin
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Fast
Steroid responses often occur in just a few days.

In brief: Fast
Steroid responses often occur in just a few days.
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Dr. Arthur Mandelin
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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Hours to days
That depends on the type of arthritis or inflammation.
A noticeable effect can be seen as soon as 4 to 6 hours after the first dose. Full affect is often not seen for several days to a week later.

In brief: Hours to days
That depends on the type of arthritis or inflammation.
A noticeable effect can be seen as soon as 4 to 6 hours after the first dose. Full affect is often not seen for several days to a week later.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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