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Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis

Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis is due to prolonged use of corticosteroids. There are several corticosteroids where few might include methylprednisolone, cortisol and prednisone that are used to manage a variety of inflammatory conditions. Even though corticosteroids suppress inflammation, it can trigger severe side effects if used for long periods. One of these known effects is osteoporosis. The […]