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Corticosteroids (Prednisone) by Lauren B. Patient Expert Corticosteroids are often prescribed to cystic fibrosis patients as a way to decrease..., corticosteroids such as prednisone have been shown to be effective in dealing with the short-term inflammation...
Anti-inflammatory Agent: Corticosteroids by Lauren B. Patient Expert is perhaps the most recognizable and most prescribed anti-inflammatory agent for cystic fibrosis patients. This corticosteroid... corticosteroid therapy report unfavorable side effects. The most challenging side effect is the onset of steroid...
Particle sizes of corticosteroids 2 by Neil Kao Medical Doctor Here's a picture from "Using Microfine Formulations of Inhaled Corticosteroids to Treat Asthma... of corticosteroids makes when the meds enter the lung. Smaller particles penetrate further into the lung...
Topical Corticosteroid Potency Chart by Neil Kao Medical Doctor Not all topical corticosteroids are created equally! I saw a patient 2 days ago, with poorly... chart of many topical corticosteroids currently available .  Note: the greater the oil content...
Particle Sizes on Inhaled Corticosteroids by Neil Kao Medical Doctor An engineer with asthma asked me about the particle sizes from the different inhalers. This post is for him. This photo illustrates the different particle sizes of the currently available inhaled corticosteroids...
Intranasal Corticosteroids and Bone Mineral Density in Children by Neil Kao Medical Doctor The Allergy Dude has written earlier about growth and corticosteroids , based mainly on studies... like to highlight a recent article on a separate aspect of bones in children using intranasal corticosteroids (INS...
Inhaled Corticosteroids and Growth by Neil Kao Medical Doctor Parents ask me frequently about inhaled corticosteroids and growth.  I recommend using inhaled corticosteroids for control of the inflammation causing asthma in the right circumstances.  This position...
Some Suggestions for Selecting Liquid Corticosteroid or Antibiotic Medications Based on Taste for Parents and Physicians by Neil Kao Medical Doctor I recently came across an interesting article on the taste of corticosteroid suspensions. Thearticle by Regan and two otherscompared the taste of eight commonly prescribed liquid corticosteroid...
Tennis Elbow and corticosteroid injections by Stephen Tvedten Patient Expert Efficacy and safety of corticosteroid injections and other injections for management... between many high-quality randomised controlled trials that corticosteroid injections reduced pain in the short term...
Corticosteroid-induced Osteoporosis by Corry C. Patient Expert I don't know why I was rather shocked reading that corticosteroids cause Osteoporosis... that it can even wreak havoc on your bone density. It does however and those of you who are taking corticosteroids...

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Treatment ... octor may suggest that the bursa is drained and injected with a corticosteroid drug to reduce the inflammation. If the bursitis ... » Read on
Risks ... e treated using immunosuppressants, usually in conjunction with corticosteroids (strong medicine). These work by stopping the tr ... » Read on