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Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops


Overview

Uses of Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops

Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops side effects

Common
  • Application site irritation
  • Burning sensation

How to use Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops

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 Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops works

Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops is a combination of two medicines: Chloramphenicol and Dexamethasone. Chloramphenicol is an antibiotic which stops bacterial growth in the eye/ear by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by the bacteria to carry out vital functions. Dexamethasone is a steroid. It blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the eye/ear red, swollen and itchy.

Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Dexoren S Eye/Ear Drops may cause dizziness (vertigo). Changes in your eyesight or muscle weakness may also happen. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dexoren S

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My baby is having stomach problem. Frequent loose motion
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Please consult Dr. will take detail history and will examine your child in detail. may ask you for lab test on blood urine stool etc if necessary. All information will be used to determine exact underlying cause of problem. Depending upon cause will prescribe you treatmentdiarrhea can be caused by: inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) bacterial infections viral infections parasites malnutrition improper food preparation poor hygieneMake sure your child drinks plenty of fluids. Do not feed them foods that seem to trigger diarrhea. Wash your hands often ? especially after each diaper change ? to avoid spreading bacteria in the home.t?s important to follow the doctor?s advice carefully. Avoid giving your child foods or liquids that trigger diarrhea. Stick with bland foods instead (such as potatoes, toast, or bananas) until the diarrhea has subsided.
Eye flu in my eye,s five day,s
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Eye Specialist
Visit ophthalmologist for proper examination
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FAQs

Q. How to use Dexoren S?

Wash your hands before using Dexoren S to avoid contamination, and do not touch the tip of the dropper. If you wear contact lenses, remove them before using Dexoren S. To use this medicine tilt your head back, look up, and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch and then put Dexoren S.

Q. Can the use of Dexoren S cause blurry vision?

Dexoren S can blur your vision for a short period of time. Avoid driving or operating machinery just after using Dexoren S.

Q. What can I do if I accidentally apply excess of Dexoren S?

In case you use excess of Dexoren S, wash your eyes with plenty of water. If irritation persists, inform your doctor immediately.

Q. Can I stop taking Dexoren S when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Dexoren S and complete the full course of treatment. Your symptoms may improve and you may start to feel better before the infection is completely cured. Take your medicine for the duration advised by your doctor.

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Dexoren S?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. How long does Dexoren S takes to work?

Usually, Dexoren S starts working soon after using it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. Can I stop using Dexoren S when I feel better?

No, do not stop using Dexoren S and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

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References
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Indoco Remedies Limited, Indoco House, 166 CST Road, Santacruz (E), Mumbai 400 098, INDIA
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