Dexamethasone
Dexamethasone(Dexamethasone)
Dexamethasone is used to replace this chemical when your body does not make enough of it.
0.5 mg Dexamethasone
Package Per Pill Per Pack Savings Order
0.5mg × 30 pills 878.00KRW 26 339.98KRW 0.00KRW
0.5mg × 60 pills 792.42KRW 47 545.07KRW 5 134.88KRW
0.5mg × 90 pills 722.04KRW 64 983.46KRW 14 036.47KRW
0.5mg × 120 pills 663.14KRW 79 576.98KRW 25 782.92KRW
0.5mg × 180 pills 570.13KRW 102 623.38KRW 55 416.47KRW
0.5mg × 270 pills 471.03KRW 127 178.02KRW 109 881.77KRW
0.5mg × 360 pills 401.28KRW 144 460.59KRW 171 619.13KRW

Product Description:

General information
Dexamethasone is a prescription medication that belongs to a group of medications called corticosteroids. Its main component is dexamethasone which is similar to a natural hormone produced by the body. It reduces inflammation and suppresses the immune system. Dexamethasone is used to treat certain forms of arthritis, skin, blood, kidney, eye, thyroid, and intestinal disorders (e.g., colitis), severe allergies, and asthma. It is also used to treat certain types of cancer.
Directions
Take this medication exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended by your doctor. The initial dose in adults is generally 0.75 mg to 9 mg a day. The initial dosage in children is typically 0.02 mg to 0.3 mg per kg of weight per day, divided into three or four doses. Take it with food to help prevent stomach upset. If you are taking Dexamethasone once a day, take it in the morning at the same time each day. Later doses can make it difficult to sleep.
Precautions
Before taking Dexamethasone tell your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease, high blood pressure, tuberculosis, stomach ulcers, osteoporosis, malaria, depression, glaucoma, diabetes, herpes infection of the eyes, cataracts, cirrhosis, thyroid disorder, congestive heart failure. Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Do not receive a 'live' vaccine while you are being treated with Dexamethasone. Avoid drinking alcohol.
Contraindications
You should not use Dexamethasone if you are allergic to it, if you have a fungal infection anywhere in your body or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Possible side effect
Get emergency medical help if you have: swelling, bloody or tarry stools, pancreatitis, high blood pressure, blurred vision, seizure, hives, chest pain, swelling of your face, lips, tongue, difficulty breathing, extreme thirst, muscle weakness. Less serious side effects may include: nausea, headache, increased sweating, insomnia, bloating, dizziness, thinning skin. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor immediately.
Drug interactions
Tell your doctor if you are taking: aspirin, diuretics, seizure medications (phenytoin, phenobarbital), antibiotics (rifampin, ketoconazole), blood thinner (warfarin), cyclosporine, diabetes medications, antacids, guanfacine, nifedipine, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (meloxicam, naproxen, ibuprofen), Tadalafil.
Missed dose
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. Skip the missed dose if it is time for your next scheduled dose. Don't take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Overdose
If you think you have overdosed the medicine seek emergency medical help at once. The overdose symptoms are mood changes, abnormal heart rhythms, heart attacks, seizures, thinning of the skin.
Storage
Store the medicine at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom.
Note
The information presented at the site has a general character. Note please this information cannot be used for self-treatment and self diagnosis. You should consult with your doctor or health care adviser regarding any specific instructions of your condition. The information is reliable, but we concede it could contain mistakes. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other damage caused by use of this information on the site and also for consequences of self-treatment.