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Can steroid injections affect fertility, pregnancy or breastfeeding?

Current guidelines state that steroids are not harmful in pregnancy or breastfeeding so single steroid injections shouldn't affect fertility, pregnancy or breastfeeding and can be useful treatments in this situation.

If however, you're pregnant or breastfeeding you should discuss it with your doctor before having a steroid injection.

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