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Decamycin 4 Mg Injection

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Decamycin 4 Mg Injection

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Decamycin Information

Decamycin Benefits & Uses

Decamycin is used to treat the following -

Decamycin 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 Decamycin

Dexamethasone

Decamycin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Decamycin is used -

  1. Electrolyte imbalance
  2. Bone degradation
  3. Skin scar
  4. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  5. Cataract Moderate
  6. Skin irritation
  7. Allergic reaction
  8. Edema Severe
  9. Dryness
  10. Itching or burning
  11. Adrenal insufficiency
  12. Blurred vision
  13. Pelvic Pain
  14. Bone Fracture
  15. Bradycardia
  16. Visual Disturbance
  17. Hypertension
  18. Memory problems
  19. Conjunctivitis Moderate
  20. Dizziness Mild
  21. Fever Mild
  22. Loss of appetite

Decamycin Related Warnings

Is the use of Decamycin safe for pregnant women?

Decamycin should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Decamycin safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Decamycin. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Decamycin on the Kidneys?

There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Decamycin. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Decamycin on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Decamycin. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Decamycin only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Decamycin on the Heart?

Decamycin may have severe effects on your heart, so do not take it without first consulting your doctor.

Severe

Severe Interaction of Decamycin with Other Drugs

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

Decamycin Contraindications

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

  1. Infections
  2. Allergy
  3. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  4. Tuberculosis (TB)
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Heart Disease
  7. Osteoporosis
  8. Depression
  9. Cataract
  10. Glaucoma
  11. Diabetes
  12. Drug Allergies

Frequently asked Questions about Decamycin

Is this Decamycin habit forming or addictive?

Decamycin is not addictive in nature.

No

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

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Decamycin as it does not make you drowsy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Decamycin should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Decamycin in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Decamycin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Decamycin

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Decamycin and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Decamycin

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Decamycin.

Unknown

Details

सामग्री 20 Ml Injection(S)
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Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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References

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  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 289
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  5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Hexadrol® (dexamethasone sodium phosphate)