My daughter was given steroid shots to stop premature labor and her baby was almost 10 lbs when born, then she became very overweight and now weighs 38 lbs at the age of 23 months.She has 3 other sisters and all are thin. My daughter has always been very slim and fit too. Could the medication used cause obesity?
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1 answer • 14 Sep 2011
Does it have the same side effects as a gaining muscle steroid.
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1 answer • 17 Jun 2013
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