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Posted by: Bronwen | 2011-05-24

Cortisone Treatment for Children

Does it have a negative influence on a childs weight gaining- she just turned 4 and already weighs 24kg''s

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Hi Bronwen

How long have your little one been on steroid treatment. Continuous, large doses may affect weight. If your child is on chronic treatment, I'd suggest speaking to your prescribing doc about this.

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Posted by: pharmacist | 2011-05-25

Hi Bronwen

How long have your little one been on steroid treatment. Continuous, large doses may affect weight. If your child is on chronic treatment, I'd suggest speaking to your prescribing doc about this.

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