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Deximon

Manufactured by: Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chloramphenicol Dexamethasone

Prescription Required

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Deximon

Manufactured by: Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chloramphenicol Dexamethasone

Prescription Required

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Deximon Information

Deximon Benefits & Uses

Deximon is used to treat the following -

Deximon 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 Deximon

Chloramphenicol
Dexamethasone

Deximon Side Effects

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

  1. Eye Burning
  2. Eye irritation

Deximon Related Warnings

Is the use of Deximon safe for pregnant women?

Those pregnant women want to take Deximon, before that take doctor advice regarding how to use. If you don't do same then it will cause harmful effects on your health.

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Is the use of Deximon safe during breastfeeding?

Deximon may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

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What is the effect of Deximon on the Kidneys?

Deximon can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

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What is the effect of Deximon on the Liver?

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

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What is the effect of Deximon on the Heart?

Deximon may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

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Severe Interaction of Deximon with Other Drugs

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

Deximon Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Deximon

Is this Deximon habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Deximon is addictive.

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

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

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Deximon it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Deximon is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Deximon Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Deximon

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Deximon with food.

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Interaction between Alcohol and Deximon

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Deximon with alcohol.

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Deximon से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Deximon?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Deximon is a brand name of chloramphenicol and it comes in the various dosage forms such as an oral tablet, capsule, syrup, and eye drops. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called amphenicols. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic which is active against a wide variety of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. It is mainly used in the treatment of psittacosis also known as parrot fever, rickettsial infection, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia, and also sometimes in the management of typhoid fever.

सवाल about 2 months पहले

Can Deximon treat meningitis?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

Yes, Deximon can treat meningitis. It is a bacterial infection caused by Neisseria meningitidis that causes inflammation of the meninges around the brain and spinal cord. The duration of the treatment is usually 2 weeks.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can Deximon cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Deximon causes nausea and vomiting. It is a known side effect of this drug. For relief from nausea and vomiting try to take lime water, avoid eating spicy food even if it persists or becomes severe then discuss with your doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Deximon cause gray baby syndrome?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS, Other

Yes, Deximon may cause gray baby syndorme in newborn infants especially in premature baby, if this drug is given in higher doses. Gray baby syndrome is a rare side effect that occurs due to accumulation of the chloramphenicol in the newborn infant. The cause of gray baby syndrome is that the newborn baby lacks the some liver enzymes which are necessary to metabolize and removes this drug from the body. The accumulation of the chloramphenicol in the body leads to toxicity which causes development of symptoms such as vomiting, gray color of the skin, blue discolouration of lips and skin. To avoid gray baby syndrome the doses of Deximon must be lowered and adjusted as per the need.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Is Deximon safe to use?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Deximon is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as a headache, nausea, and vomiting. If you experience any of the above conditions after taking this medicine then do not hesitate to inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

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  10. leaflet [Internet]: Minims® Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate 0.1% w/v. Minims