What are the side effects of administering Omnacortil 40 mg per day for prolonged periods?
Doctor's Response (Posted on : 17 Feb 2009 )
Steroids like Omnacortil are life saving drugs but can cause number of side effects on prolonged use like change your skin (rough skin, stretch marks), hair loss (baldness), mood changes (aggressive behavior), headaches, sexual changes (in males : breast enlargement and lack of erection), kidney and liver problems.
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