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Corticosteroids are very effective treatments that improve or cure many diseases. They also can induce many side effects.

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Corticosteroids are widely prescribed worldwide. It is estimated that, at any point of time, about 1% of the general population is receiving oral corticosteroids.
This website aims to help patients and their families by publishing practical information about corticosteroids and corticosteroid therapies. However, this website is not intended to replace the advices of a doctor.