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I have bronchiectasis and am on a steroid inhaler (Arnuity).

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I have bronchiectasis and am on a steroid inhaler (Arnuity). I read tha5t steroids contribute to bone loss. What can I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Nadim Al-Mubarak replied 1 year ago.
GreetingsGenerally, steroid inhalers are not associated with bone loss. You are fine using itThis is a systemic side effect associated with long-term use of oral steroids or frequent IV steroid usageIf this answers your question, please complete the rating above. It's how we get credit for our service. You may still email me questions on this subject after the rating. Best wishes