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Dexacort

Manufactured by: Kaizen Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Dexamethasone

Prescription Required

132 people have bought this recently

Dexacort

Manufactured by: Kaizen Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Dexamethasone

Prescription Required

132 people have bought this recently

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DROPS Pack Size: 5 ML

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Dexacort Information

Dexacort Benefits & Uses

Dexacort is used to treat the following -

Dexacort 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 Dexacort

Dexamethasone

Dexacort Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Dexacort 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

Dexacort Related Warnings

Is the use of Dexacort safe for pregnant women?

Dexacort shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Dexacort safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Dexacort. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Dexacort on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Dexacort. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Dexacort on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Dexacort on the Heart?

There may be severe side effects of Dexacort on your heart. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

Severe

Severe Interaction of Dexacort with Other Drugs

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

Dexacort Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Dexacort 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 Dexacort

Is this Dexacort habit forming or addictive?

Dexacort does not cause addiction.

No

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

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Dexacort since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Dexacort is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

No

Dexacort Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Dexacort

There is no information on the effects of taking Dexacort with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Dexacort

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

Unknown

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 362-366
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 289
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Decadron® (dexamethasone)
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Hemady™ (dexamethasone)
  5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Hexadrol® (dexamethasone sodium phosphate)