Ankylosing spondylitis and growth hormone

Patient : Hi Doctor , i have ankylosing spondylitis and i am taking humira injection twice a month. my gym trainer is suggesting me to take GH ( growth hormone ) for better result for my body. could you help me on the risk ?
Symptoms:  None
Doctor :   Hello. Welcome to Ask The Doctor. I understand your concern. Since you are suffering from Ankylosing spondylitis and you are already on treatment, i won't advise you to take any supplements including testosterone, Growth hormone for body building purpose. You should not be playing with your body hormones now. Share my opinion with your doctor. I am sure he/she will agree to this. I hope it helps. Stay Healthy

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