are vital medicines for treating and preventing diverse disorders such as asthma, transplant rejection and arthritis.
Because they reduce inflammation and swelling in the airways, orally inhaled corticosteroids
are an indispensable tool for the treatment of asthma.
Our case report emphasizes the risk of repeated intra-articular injections of long-acting corticosteroids
and call attention to the fact that little is known about the total dose of corticosteroid
associated with osteonecrosis.
In the article, a correlation was reported between the use of corticosteroids
and fasting blood glucose level, but it wasn't clarified whether or not there was a difference between corticosteroid
use and triglycerides.
A well-known Tattersalls consignor said that the use of corticosteroids
had been "potentially open to abuse" for treating lameness, bone chips and osteochondrosis (lesions in joints).
To determine the effectiveness of oral corticosteroids
on acute rhinosinusitis (sinusitis), researchers from the Netherlands conducted a randomized, double-blind controlled trial involving 174 adults with clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis.
The 1-year study of 165 patients also examined the interaction between corticosteroids
and physiotherapy, finding that patients randomized to placebo injection and physiotherapy had better outcomes than did those who received corticosteroids
and physiotherapy, or corticosteroids
Mean (SD) inulin clearance tended to be higher with corticosteroids
, 127 (25) ml, * [min.
Macie and her colleagues found that the mortality rate in patients 65 and older who receive inhaled corticosteroids
Current preparations of intranasal corticosteroids
have potential differences based upon the individual corticosteroid
The application of corticosteroids
was stopped due to the radiologic findings.
Q Why are corticosteroids
so often prescribed for autoimmune diseases, and what are their risks?
Sharma OR Pulmonary sarcoidosis and corticosteroids
The role of adrenal corticosteroids
in the anti-inflammatory effects of Harpogophytum procumbens
Although women with mild, intermittent asthma do not need control therapy, inhaled corticosteroids
are recommended as first-line control therapy for persistent asthma during pregnancy, according to the ACOG Practice Bulletin (Obstet.