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Dexacort Eye Drop

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Primary uses of Dexacort Eye Drop

MRP
17.73
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Dexacort Eye Drop

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Uses of Dexacort Eye Drop

Dexacort Eye Drop is used in the treatment of allergy symptoms.
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Dexacort Eye Drop side effects

Common

Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.

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How to use Dexacort Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Dexacort Eye Drop works

Dexacort Eye Drop is a topical corticosteroid (anti-inflammatory medicine). It works by reducing redness, itching, and swelling caused by various skin conditions.

In Depth Information on Dexacort Eye Drop

Expert advice for Dexacort Eye Drop

  • Your doctor has prescribed Dexacort to treat inflammation (redness and swelling) of the eye.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Do not use Dexacort for more than the prescribed duration as it may cause glaucoma or secondary infection.
  • May require frequent follow-ups with the doctor to monitor side effects.
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute immediately after instilling the drop.
  • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.
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Dexacort Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Dexacort Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dexacort Eye Drop 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
Dexacort Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Dexacort Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
Dexacort Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dexacort Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Dexacort Eye Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Dexacort Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Dexamethasone Topical

Q. Are decadron and prednisone same as dexamethasone?
No, Decadron is a brand name of dexamethasone. Prednisone, however, is entirely different drug. Both drugs belong to a same class of medications called corticosteroids
Q. Is dexamethasone a narcotic, sulfa drug, NSAID or controlled substance?
No, dexamethasone is a corticosteroid drug which shows anti-inflammatory action. It is not a controlled substance or sulfa drug. It can be obtained only on production of valid prescription
Q. Is dexamethasone topical safe for toddlers?
No, dexamethasone topical is not safe for toddlers.
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Substitutes for Dexacort Eye Drop

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