Do inhaled corticosteroids (or just albuterol) cause weight gain?

Inhaled meds. Albuterols does not affect the weight. Generally inhaled steroids don't either unless you are taking very high doses. Usually the prescribed long term doses do not have enough systemic absorption to affect the weight.

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Can corticosteroid injections for bursitis cause weight gain and/or increase in appetite?

Only if chronic. One time and repeated injections months apart don't usually cause weight gain. Chronic treatment with corticosteroids does cause weight gain. One time dose may increase appetite temporarily but not a sustained effect. Read more...