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Ask the Allergist: Oral Corticosteroids and Asthma

Ask the Allergist: Oral Corticosteroids and Asthma

What should people with asthma know about taking oral corticosteroid medication? Allergist Purvi Parikh, MD, explains their side effects, as well as alternative medications to discuss with a doctor.

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