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Dexoren S Price and Pack Size

Dexoren S Information

Dexoren S 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 Dexoren S

Chloramphenicol
Dexamethasone

Dexoren S Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Altered taste
  4. Sensation of Stinging
  5. Sensation of Burning
  6. Drowsiness
  7. Headache
  8. Depression
  9. Urticaria
  10. Angioedema
  11. Blurred vision
  12. Weakness
  13. Skin Rash
  14. Fever
  15. Sore throat
  16. Electrolyte imbalance
  17. Bone degradation
  18. Skin scar
  19. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  20. Cataract
  21. Skin irritation
  22. Allergic reaction
  23. Edema
  24. Dryness
  25. Itching or burning
  26. Adrenal insufficiency
  27. Pelvic Pain
  28. Bone Fracture
  29. Bradycardia
  30. Visual Disturbance
  31. Hypertension
  32. Memory problems
  33. Conjunctivitis
  34. Dizziness
  35. Loss of appetite

Dexoren S Related Warnings

Is the use of Dexoren S safe for pregnant women?

Dexoren S shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.

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Is the use of Dexoren S safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Dexoren S may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Dexoren S should not be taken unless your doctor says it is necessary.

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What is the effect of Dexoren S on the Kidneys?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] after taking Dexoren S. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

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What is the effect of Dexoren S on the Liver?

Dexoren S 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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What is the effect of Dexoren S on the Heart?

[Organ] can be affected by Dexoren S. 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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Severe Interaction of Dexoren S with Other Drugs

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

Dexoren S Contraindications

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

Is this Dexoren S habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Dexoren S is addictive.

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

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

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Dexoren S.

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Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Dexoren S cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Dexoren S Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Dexoren S

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

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Interaction between Alcohol and Dexoren S

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

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Dexoren S से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 2 months पहले

Does Dexoren S cover enterococcus?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS, Other

No, Dexoren S does not cover Enterococcus faecalis. They are generally found to be resistant to Dexoren S. However antibiotic sensitivity test is recommended to confirm its resistance. 

सवाल 10 months पहले

How does Dexoren S work?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Dexoren S contains chloramphenicol which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It works by inhibiting the protein synthesis in bacteria which needs to survive. In the absence of protein, the bacterial growth is stunned and slowed. It can also kill the bacteria in higher doses. Dexoren S is effective against a wide range of both gram negative and gram positive bacteria such as Salmonella species, Rickettsia species, Neisseria meningitidis, Escherichia coli, Haemophilus influenzae, and Staphylococcus pneumoniae.

सवाल 5 months पहले

Does Dexoren S cause blurred vision?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

Yes, Dexoren S can cause blurred vision (optic neuritis) but this occurs in a few cases only. It is a known side effect of this drug and it is reversible in nature. Usually, the vision is restored after discontinuation of this drug.

सवाल 11 months पहले

What is Dexoren S?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Dexoren S 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 9 months पहले

How to take Dexoren S?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

The dosage of Dexoren S may vary from case to case as it depends on the type of infection and severity of the infection. You are recommended to take this drug as per your doctor's instructions. Dexoren S should be taken empty stomach because food may affect absorption of this drug. Precautions must be taken in patients with improper liver or kidney function.

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References

  1. National Institutes of Health U.S. National Library of Medicine [Internet]: Dexamethasone Ophthalmic. American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  2. Package Leaflet Information For The User [Internet]: Chloramphenicol 1% w/w Eye Ointment. Martindale Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  3. leaflet [Internet]: Minims® Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate 0.1% w/v. Minims