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Re: [IP] RE: Steroid question

I also take cortef for adrenal insufficiency and so far haven't gained 
weight. I believe Bob Kerns takes it also and I think he has trouble 
weight on.....he'll correct me if I'm in error.....:)

On Jul 18, 2006, at 9:22 PM, Robin Aguirre wrote:

> Dear Tall822:
> I've been on Cortef (Hydrocortisone) steroids since Jan 2000.  So far 
> the
> worst side affect I've had has been weight gain - 50 lbs!!  I take it 
> for
> Adrenal Insufficiency.  As far as I know the 30 mg dose I take a day 
> is for
> maintenance only and I shouldn't have any side affects according to 
> what
> I've read.  If anyone else has info, please weigh in and let us know.
> Thanks. :)  Robin in Texas :)
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