FDA Approved: * October 20, 1971
Pharm Company: * SANDOZ
Category: Anti-Inflammatory

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Dexamethasone Overview

Dexamethasone is a type of corticosteroid medication.[2] It is used in the treatment of many conditions, including rheumatic problems, a number of skin diseases, severe allergies, asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease, croup, brain swelling, eye pain following eye surgery, and along with antibiotics in tuberculosis.[2] In adrenocortical insufficiency, it should be used together with a medication that has greater mineralocorticoid effects such as fludrocortis...

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What is the side effect of decilone forte in our kidney?

What is the side effect of decilone forte in our kidney? I'm scared that it could cause kidney failure. ## Hello, Paul! How are you? This contains the active ingredient Dexamethasone, which is a steroid class medication, but it hasn't been known to cause kidney failure according to the current reports. However, it may cause some fluid retention, sodium retention and potassium loss. Is there anything else I can help with? ## how do i take dexamethasone for my gout? ## My husband is suffering from gouty arthritis for almost 30 yrs now, he just discovered from friends about decilone forte. He has been taking it for 5 yrs now but only when severe arthritic pain attacks. These past 2 months he took it almost twice a week already im worried because he has kidney stones and told by spe...

Decilone forte side effects

Everytime i take decilone i gain weight; and i love it coz i love to eat and i have a good appetite..but my concern is whether there will be any side effects in the future? Please give me details of these side effects..tnx ## I'd like to gain weight and my friends told me to take decilone forte. Is it ok? If I also take it together w/ a multi-vitamin will it help me gain weight faster? Thanks. ## Decilone contains the steroid Dexamethasone. It is an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant, so using it just to gain weight is NOT a good idea, it can compromise your immune system and cause serious complications. ## side effects of decilone forte ## "If dexamethasone is given orally or by injection (parenteral) over a period of more than a few days, side-effects common to systemic g...

how to overcome the side effects of dexona and ciplactin

I have taken dexona and ciplactin for about 2 years (2 tabs daily). But due to its side effects, like stretch marks and blurry vision, I stopped taking it. After stopping treatment, I am now losing my weight day by day and I have lost my hunger as well. So i started taking cypon syrup for about 3 months. Somehow it maintained my hunger but when I stopped taking it again I suffered from the same thing and lost my hunger. I have also taken homeopathic and Ayurveda alternatives but it didn't work and now I am very depressed because of my weight loss. So please suggest how to get rid of the side effects of dexona and ciplactin? ## How can I overcome the side effects of dexona? It's almost making me physically weak. ## You can't get rid of side effects, if they are going to happe...

reumisone what is it?

Yellow and white capsules. contains Dexametasona 375 mg Monofenilbutazona 200 mg Hidroxido Aluminio 60 mg ## Dexamethasone is a cortico steroid that is used to treat swelling and pain. Phenylbutazone is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat the same things. The Aluminum Hydroxide is used to help reduce the acid produce by the stomach, which basically helps prevent stomach damage in this medication from the NSAID. This medication is basically used to help treat the pain associated with arthritis. Do you have any other questions? ## reumisone ## I want to know what is good for me. I got up at the midle night and leaved outside. from that now i have a very strong pain in one side of my face including teth and my eyes. Please help me. Thanks ## Does reumisone damage to liver as wel...

Is 54 892 small green round pill a Klonopin?

I have a 54 882 small green pill with cut on back. Is this a Klonopin? ## No, this is definitely NOT Klonopin, nor any type of benzodiazepine. Us law requires all prescription drugs legally sold here, to have a unique imprint for ID purposes, since this pill is Dexamethasone, it is the only pill on the market with the imprint on it, so there is no Klonopin with those markings. DEXAMETHASONE 4 MG ORAL TABLET Imprint: 54 892 Color: Green Shape: Round NDC: 0054-8175 Inactive Ingredients: - D&C Yellow No. 10 - FD&C Green No. 3 - Lactose Monohydrate - Magnesium Stearate - Starch - Sucrose - Yellow No. 6 ## 54 892 is a Dexamethasone a corticosteroid 4mg. It is a strong medication, don't confuse with Klonapin which I can not find a 54 882 small round green tab. to be a klonapin ei...

para que se usa reumisone

Quiero saber causa y consecuencia cuando tu tomas este medicamente, y tambien si hay alguna consecuencia y aque tiempo puede comensar dicha consecuencia grasias ## Spanish to English Translation of Question: What is Reumison used for? This medication reportedly contains the following active ingredients (Dexamethasone 375 mg + Phenylbutazone 200 mg + Aluminum Hydroxide 60 mg) and is said to be used for reducing inflammation and pain. The addition of Aluminum Hydroxide is actually meant to reduce stomach acid which is typically caused as a result of taking non-steroidal anti-inflammatory meds like Phenylbutazone. I hope this helps! En Espanol: Este medicamento al parecer, contiene los siguientes ingredientes activos (Dexametasona 375 mg + Monofenilbutazona 200 mg + 60 mg Hidroxido Alumini...

Side Effect Of Decilone Forte

Everytime i take decilone i have a good appetite and i love to eat. Please give me details of these side effects and any possible side effects I may encounter in the future? ## Decilone contains the active ingredient Dexamethasone, which is a glucocorticoid steroid and , unless your doctor has specifically instructed you to do so, then it isn't safe to try to use it just to increase your appetite and gain weight. Steroid class medications can carry the risk of causing serious side effects, such as fluid retention, which could lead to congestive heart failure. What has your doctor advised? ## Every time I take Decilone Forte, I experience hiccups. My doctor explained this to me as possible side effects, and in which case he also prescribed Zantac to counteract the effect on the stoma...

What Is Decilone Forte

Sometime took decilone forte. But why i could not sleep.. ## Decilone Forte contains the active ingredient Dexamethasone, which is a steroid class medication and it can cause insomnia in some people that take it as a side effect. Learn more Decilone Forte details here. How long were you taking it? ## What can be effect for taking decilone forte,and how many time did i take in 1 day? ## I TAKE 9 TABLETS nakakalakas kumain pero nasakit po katawan ko na parang may pasa.Pwede pa po ba mawala ang ansakit na yun ## ti na po akung umiinom ng decilone.. oo nakakataba xa.. malakas ka kumain??

reumisone capsules

like to know where can l find this pill in USA. ## From the limited information I can find on this, it appears it contains the active ingredient Dexamethasone a type of steroid used to treat pain, swelling, immune disorders and allergic reactions. It is available in the U.S., by prescription only, in several dosages, in both generic and name brand formulations, so you would have to see a doctor to get a prescription for it and then purchase them from a pharmacy. Do you have any questions? ## Can you tell me what are this medicine is for ca0n I used it for my arthritis, it's call the (REUMISON) in spanish ## Como se llama. el medicamento reumisone en Estados Unidos

Reumisone Cap

Por favor que es y para que se usa? ## De la informacion limitada que se puede encontrar, Reumisone contiene Dexametasona y Monofenil, es una clase de medicamentos esteroides que se utiliza para tratar la inflamacion asociada con enfermedades como la artritis. Los efectos secundarios pueden incluir: cambios nauseas, mareos, retencion de laquidos y de peso. Mas informacion: A Hay alguna otra pregunta? ## Is there any damage done to the liver by consuming reumisone capules? ## @Maza, based on the ingredient listed by Verwon (Dexametasona = Dexamethasone), it may be harmful to the liver over time, as it is a corticosteroid. From the NIH: "The corticosteroids are a group of chemically related natural hormones and synthetic agents that resemble the human adrenal hormone cortisol and have...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Aerosol: 0.04%
  • Cream: eq 0.1% phosphate
  • Elixir: 0.5mg/5ml
  • Implant: 0.7mg
  • Inhalant: 84mcg
  • Injection: 10mg/ml, 16mg/ml, 24mg/ml, 4mg/ml, 8mg/ml, eq 10mg phosphate/ml, eq 20mg phosphate/ml, eq 24mg phosphate/ml, eq 4mg phosphate/ml
  • Ointment: 0.05%, eq 0.05% phosphate
  • Powder: 100%
  • Solution: 0.1%, 0.5mg/5ml, 1mg/ml
  • Solution/drops: eq 0.1% phosphate
  • Suspension: 0.1%, 9%
  • Suspension/drops: 0.1%, 0.10%
  • Tablet: 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 0.75mg, 1.5mg, 1mg, 20mg, 2mg, 4mg, 6mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Dexamethasone: (137 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0054-3176 Dexamethasone Intensol 1 mg/ml Oral Solution, Concentrate by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-3177 Dexamethasone .5 mg/5ml Oral Solution by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4179 Dexamethasone 0.5 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4180 Dexamethasone 0.75 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4181 Dexamethasone 1 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4182 Dexamethasone 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4183 Dexamethasone 2 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4184 Dexamethasone 4 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-4186 Dexamethasone 6 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8174 Dexamethasone 1 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8175 Dexamethasone 4 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8176 Dexamethasone 2 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8179 Dexamethasone 0.5 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8180 Dexamethasone 0.75 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8181 Dexamethasone 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-8183 Dexamethasone 6 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0095-0086 Dexamethasone 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Ecr Pharmaceuticals
  • 0095-0087 Dexamethasone 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Ecr Pharmaceuticals
  • 0095-0088 Dexamethasone 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Ecr Pharmaceuticals
  • 0095-0089 Dexamethasone 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Ecr Pharmaceuticals
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