Nirlife Healthcare

Composition for Dexanir Products

Dexanir Products are primarily used for

Inflammatory conditions, Autoimmune conditions

About Dexanir Products

Uses of Dexanir Products

Dexamethasone is used for Inflammatory conditions and Autoimmune conditions.

Dexanir Products side effects


Side Effects of Dexanir are Increased appetite, Edema (swelling), Increased intraocular pressure, Decreased potassium level in blood, Tendon rupture, Weight gain, High blood pressure, Increased glucose level in blood, Menstrual disorder, Glaucoma, Slow heart rate, Tachycardia, Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeats), Enlarged heart, Circulatory shock, Fat embolism, Fainting, Thromboembolism, Thrombophlebitis, Vasculitis, Glucose intolerance, Cushing syndrome, Fat accumulation, Conjunctival hemorrhage, Vitreous detachment, Conjunctival hyperemia, Posterior subcapsular cataract, Acne, Allergic dermatitis, Hair loss, Stretch marks, Facial redness, Fragile skin, Skin hyperpigmentation, Hypertrichosis (excessive hair growth), Hypopigmentation, Fluid retention, Growth retardation in children, Excessive hair growth on face, Hypokalemic alkalosis, Negative nitrogen balance, Hiccup, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Pancreatic inflammation, Anal itching, Defective spermatogenesis, Kaposi sarcoma, Hepatomegaly (enlarged liver), Anaphylactic reaction, Sterile abscess, Postinjection flare, Emotional lability, Headache, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension, Increased intracranial pressure, Myasthenia (weakness and rapid fatigue of muscle), Neuropathy, Personality changes, Seizure, Vertigo, Amyotrophy, Bulging eyes, Pulmonary edema, Impaired wound healing, Aseptic necrosis, Muscle weakness, Osteoporosis, Pathologic fracture of long bones, Steroid myopathy, Vertebral compression fractures, Increased liver enzymes.

How Dexanir Products work

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

Patient Concerns about Dexanir Products

Frequently asked questions about Dexanir Products

Frequently asked questions about Dexamethasone

Q. Is Dexanir Injection a steroid?
Yes, Dexanir Injection is a steroid medicine. It is also known as corticosteroids which occur naturally in the body and help to maintain health and wellbeing. Dexanir Injection increases the levels of corticosteroids in the body which helps in treating various illnesses involving inflammation (redness, tenderness, heat and swelling).
Q. What is Dexanir Injection used for?
Dexanir Injection has anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant properties. It is used to treat conditions like allergic conditions, anaphylaxis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory skin diseases. It also helps to treat autoimmune diseases (these diseases happen when your body’s immune system attacks the body itself and causes damage) and certain eye disorders. Additionally, it is used to treat cancer and nephrotic syndrome when used in combination with other medications.
Q. How is Dexanir Injection administered?
Dexanir Injection should be administered by a doctor or under the supervision of a healthcare professional and should not be self-administered. Usually, it is given into a muscle (intramuscular), joint (intra-articular), directly into a vein (direct intravenous), infusion or into the area being treated (soft tissue infiltration). The dose will be decided by your doctor based on the condition you are being treated for as well as your body weight. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from Dexanir Injection.
Q. How does Dexanir Injection work?
The medicine works by reducing the inflammation which helps in treating many illnesses caused due to active inflammation. Also, it stops the reactions known as autoimmune reactions which occur when your body's immune system attacks the body itself and causes damage.
Q. Is Dexanir Injection better than Prednisone?
Clinical studies have shown that Dexanir Injection is a long-acting glucocorticoid. It is 6 times more potent than Prednisone. It stays in our body for a longer duration and is better tolerated when used in the treatment of inflammatory conditions. However, consult your doctor for the right treatment of your condition.

Products for Dexanir

Dexanir Injection
vial of 2 ml Injection
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