Steroids can cause an increase in appetite, leading to weight gain. This weight gain is often seen in the face, neck, and abdomen.
Steroids can cause mood swings, including depression, anxiety, and irritability.
Steroids can cause acne, especially in people who are prone to breakouts.
Steroids can raise blood pressure, which can increase the risk of heart disease and stroke.
Steroids can cause an increase in blood sugar levels, leading to diabetes in some people.
Steroids can weaken bones, leading to osteoporosis and an increased risk of fractures.
Steroids can suppress the immune system, making people more susceptible to infections, especially fungal infections.