Possibly, but there is no consensus on this. Steroids used for Asthma treatment such as pulmicort (inhaled or oral) may possibly temporarily stunt growth in children. This is from drugs.com:
"Cases of growth suppression have been reported for inhaled corticosteroids including post-marketing reports for Pulmicort RESPULES."
Webmd website states that pulmicort may stunt growth in children, but that it doesn't affect final adult height:
"Children may be more sensitive to the effects of too much corticosteroid medication. This medication may temporarily slow down a child's rate of growth if used for a long time. However, it will probably not affect final adult height. Monitor your child's height periodically."
It also states:
"The administration of inhaled budesonide via a different dry-powder inhaler in doses up to 800 mcg/day (mean daily dose 445 mcg/day) or via a pressurized metered-dose inhaler in doses up to 1200 mcg/day (mean daily dose 620 mcg/day) to 216 pediatric patients (age 3 to 11 years) for 2 to 6 years had no significant effect on statural growth compared with non-corticosteroid therapy in 62 matched control patients. However, the long-term effect of inhaled budesonide on growth is not fully known."
Steroids have been linked to stunted growth, and have also been observed as affecting your body for several years even after the ceasing of taking them.
Anabolic steroids are drugs used to induce muscle growth. If you're a girl, taking steroids will not cause you to grow a penis.
If you are goin through puberty and you are taking roids then somethings wrong
Helps control a lot better, I was able to breath and run minutes after taking it. Helped me a lot. I now do not have asthma attacks at all, used to have one every other day
Hormones. Taking Human Growth Hormones or Steroids can cause extra unwanted hair growth.
no he never taking steroids in his life.
Yes, steroids will most likely increase your hair growth. However, it will also increase your heart and prostate. Stunt your growth, make you go bold, and decrease your testies. I dont recommend it, can be harmful with improper use.steroids do not cause baldness. they can make you go bald faster if you are already prone for hairloss. They do not stunt your growth and the testies go back to normal when you stop taking them. arnold still has hair and hes admited to taking steroids.
well actually Jeff hardy is in rehab for taking steroids again
If you're taking steroids, I wouldn't bother taking birth control, steroids can make you sterile.
Anabolic steroids are a form of testosterone. Your body may reduce the natural production of testosterone when it detects the presence of anabolic steroids. You should consult your doctor to see if it is healthy to introduce testosterone replacement treatment or HGH - Human Growth Hormones - while taking steroids, whether for health or bodybuilding.
No he is not taking steroids!
Depends on why and what type of steroids you are taking. Persons who take them to improve their asthma may need to take them long term. If you are taking them for pain and inflamation, such as in arthritis, then you will be getting periodic injections or short term treatments. If you have had some sort of transplant, you may need to take steroids for the rest of your life, to prevent tissue rejection. If you are taking steroids to enhance your body-building or your performance in sports, you won't be taking them too long. You will develop all kinds of health problems and you will ultimately die.
When you stop using steroids, the effects of it never actually disappear from your body, unless you have been taking huge amounts of steroids for a long time. Even though you will lose your muscle mass if you stop working out at all, studies have shown that steroids do permanent changes to your muscle tissue.
Steroids make you grow n hair growth is included. Not safe if u are not active while taking it.
Yes you can indeed get someone pregnant if your on steroids.
It depends if the steroids have made him sterile or not.
Yes they can cause severe liver damage taking oral steroids.
It means taking a combination of multiple oral and injectable steroids at one time.
bud selig doesn't care about America
dont do steroids point blank and exercise
In the Rolling Stone Magazine it talked about him taking a puff from his asthma inhaler
doing steroids is always bad no matter what.
The probable effect is that the steroid will be less effective. The expiration date is the date when a drug has lost 5% of its potency. The spray mechanism may not operate as efficiently, either.