||Sodium & fluid retention, congestive heartfailure, potassium loss, hypokalemia alkalosis, hypertension, muscle weakness, steroid myopathy, osteoporosis, pathologic fracture of long bones, peptic ulcer with possible perforation and hemorrhage, ulcerative esophagitis, abdominal distension & pancreatitis. Impaired wound healing erythma, increased sweating allergic dermatitis urticaria, angioneurotic ederna, convulsions, increased intracranial pressure . with papilledema (pseudo -turnor cerebri). Usually after treatment, vertigo, headache, psychic disturbances, menstrual irregularities. development of cushingoid state secondary adrenocortical & pituitary unresponsiveness particularly in times of stress, trauma surgery or illness, decreased carbohydrate tolerance, manifestations of latent diabetes mellitus,
Increased requirements for insulin or oral hypoglycemic agents in diabetes, hirsutism negative nitrogen balance due to protein catabolism, myocardial rupture following recent myocardial infarction, hypersensitivity, thromboembolism, weight gain, increased appetite, nausea, malaise & hiccups.