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Dexoren S Price and Pack Size

Dexoren S Information

Dexoren S Benefits & Uses

Dexoren S is used to treat the following -

  1. Bacterial Infections
  2. Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  3. Conjunctivitis
  4. Typhoid Fever
  5. Skin Infections
  6. Meningitis
  7. Salmonella
  8. Psittacosis
  9. Eye Infections
  10. Eye Allergies
  11. Uveitis
  12. Allergy
  13. Asthma
  14. Cancer
  15. Skin Disorders and Infections
  16. Eye Disorders
  17. Nephrotic Syndrome
  18. Inflammatory Disease
  19. Swelling (Edema)
  20. Lymphoma
  21. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  22. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  23. Ear Discharge
  24. Swollen Eyes
  25. Burning Eyes
  26. Cushing's Syndrome
  27. Ulcerative Colitis
  28. Psoriasis
  29. Multiple Myeloma
  30. Multiple Sclerosis
  31. Brain Tumour
  32. Gout
  33. Lichen Planus
  34. Bursitis
  35. Osteoarthritis
  36. Angioedema
  37. Eczema
  38. Dermatitis
  39. Iritis
  40. Arthritis
  41. Anaphylactic Shock

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.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

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 6 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 2 months पहले

Can Dexoren S cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Dexoren S 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 4 months पहले

Can Dexoren S cause headache?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS, Other

Yes, Dexoren S can cause a headache. It is a known side effect of this drug. If you experience a severe headache after taking this drug, take a mild painkiller, applying balms and complete rest even after this pain does not subside then discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 5 months पहले

How long can I safely take Dexoren S?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

Take Dexoren S as directed by your doctor to ensure complete eradication of infection. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed to avoid bacterial resistance.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Dexoren S cause gray baby syndrome?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS, Other

Yes, Dexoren S 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 Dexoren S must be lowered and adjusted as per the need.

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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