Can I Take Steroids for Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain Treatment If I Have Congestive Heart Failure?

Steroids, is one of the rheumatoid arthritis pain treatments. But it is not recommended for everyone. If you have one of the following conditions, stop using it:

  • Infection
  • Uncontrolled diabetes
  • Uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Osteoporosis
  • Glaucoma
  • Congestive heart failure

 

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