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Atropine + Dexamethasone

Atropine + Dexamethasone Information

Atropine + Dexamethasone Benefits & Uses

Atropine + Dexamethasone is used to treat the following -

Atropine + Dexamethasone Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Atropine + Dexamethasone

Atropine
Dexamethasone

Atropine + Dexamethasone Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Atropine + Dexamethasone is used -

  1. Eye Inflammation
  2. Eye irritation
  3. Eye Redness

Atropine + Dexamethasone Related Warnings

Is the use of Atropine + Dexamethasone safe for pregnant women?

No research has been done to ascertain the safety of Atropine + Dexamethasone in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, it is best to ask a doctor to know if you can take it.

Unknown

Is the use of Atropine + Dexamethasone safe during breastfeeding?

Due to lack of research work on this topic, the side effects of Atropine + Dexamethasone for breastfeeding women are not known.

Unknown

What is the effect of Atropine + Dexamethasone on the Kidneys?

In the absence of any research, there are no known side effects of Atropine + Dexamethasone on kidneys.

Unknown

What is the effect of Atropine + Dexamethasone on the Liver?

Information about safety of Atropine + Dexamethasone for the liver is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

What is the effect of Atropine + Dexamethasone on the Heart?

Information about safety of Atropine + Dexamethasone for heart is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

Severe Interaction of Atropine + Dexamethasone with Other Drugs

Atropine + Dexamethasone should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Atropine + Dexamethasone Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Atropine + Dexamethasone unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)

Frequently asked Questions about Atropine + Dexamethasone

Is this Atropine + Dexamethasone habit forming or addictive?

Atropine + Dexamethasone is not addictive in nature.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Atropine + Dexamethasone can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Atropine + Dexamethasone only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Atropine + Dexamethasone for mental disorders.

No

Atropine + Dexamethasone Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Atropine + Dexamethasone

Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Atropine + Dexamethasone , due to a lack of research on this.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Atropine + Dexamethasone

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Atropine + Dexamethasone and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

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