Decca and weight gain
Nov 20, 2008
4 weeks ago I was given decca in injection form for severe shoulder and elbow pain, It was approx. 1 cc. Within 2 weeks I gained 10-15 lbs. Will I loose it soon? I feel bloated after every meal. I am a 50 yr. old post menopausal female and always weighed between 140-143 lbs. Now I am 155 lbs. and hate it. Tell me this weight will go away as fast as it came on!
Response from Mr. Vergel
I think you have it wrong. It is not deca. I bet your got a corticoid steroid injection, not an anabolic steroid injection.
Corticoid steroids are great anti inflammatory agents but they cause water retention and rapid weight gain. I have had that problem myself but it tends to go away on its own.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- How To Use Gentian Violet To Treat Thrush In Adults?
- Odds Of Contracting Hiv After Having Unprotected Sex Twice
- How Do I Get Rid Of Thrush In My Mouth?
- Is Urticaria A Symptom Of Hiv?
- Are You Automatically Tested For Hiv When You Have Surgery?
- How Bad Will The Sore Throat And Muscle Aches Be When You Have Hiv?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.