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Decadron Tablet

Wockhardt Ltd

Composition for Decadron Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Decadron Tablet

MRP
2.31
₹0.23/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Decadron Tablet

Uses of Decadron Tablet

Decadron Tablet is used in the treatment of allergy symptoms, severe allergic reactions, asthma, cancer, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders, eye disorders and nephrotic syndrome.

Decadron Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Decadron are Skin thinning, Increased risk of infection, Weight gain, Mood changes, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Reduction in bone density, Stomach upset.

How to use Decadron Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Decadron Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Decadron Tablet works

Decadron Tablet is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

In Depth Information on Decadron Tablet

Expert advice for Decadron Tablet

  • Decadron Tablet is used to treat a variety of conditions that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.
  • Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Decadron Tablet can make it harder for you to fight off infections. Notify your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat.
  • Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Decadron Tablet. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Decadron Tablet suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.
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Decadron Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Decadron Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Decadron Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Decadron Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Decadron Tablet may cause dizziness (vertigo). Changes in your eyesight or muscle weakness may also happen. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
Decadron Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Decadron Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function tests and other blood tests is advisable while you are taking Decadron Tablet.
Liver
CAUTION
Decadron Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Decadron Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

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Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Decadron with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Decadron with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep, S-Amlopress, Big Dvr
Decadron with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Decadron with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Decadron with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase, Glazulin, Egly, Libiz, M Diab, Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol
Decadron with Saxagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saxagliptin: Onglyza
Decadron with Gliclazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glywin, Carryl, Glucoril, Glurob, Aliza, GZ, Diabezide, Monoglide, Betazide
Decadron with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom
Decadron with Rosiglitazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon
Decadron with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Zep, Carbdac
Decadron with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Decadron with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon, Sonal
Decadron with Repaglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Reglide, Rapamon, Repage
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rubella vaccine (Live): Rubella, R-VAC
Decadron with Glibenclamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: No Gluco, Diabnil, D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil
Decadron with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Decadron with Liraglutide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Liraglutide: Victoza
Decadron with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete, Indizon, Indicard, Inklud, Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor
Decadron with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Ctm V, Caniten, D Zorb, Clotrim V
Decadron with Glimepiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde
Decadron with Magnesium Hydroxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Decadron with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid
Decadron with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl
Decadron with Cilnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilnidipine: Cilniright, Torcillin, D Blok, Bpcrush, Cilidus, Clindinol, Cindalin, Camco, Ciladoc, Clinidip
Decadron with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Decadron with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Decadron with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite, Beniq, Caritec
Medicines with composition Bacillus Calmette-Guerin high strength: Oncovac, SII-Onco-BCG

Substitutes for Decadron

No substitutes found for this medicine
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