REMINDER: A doctor’s prescription is required to purchase this product. To avoid delay in delivery or cancellation of your order; please email a copy of your prescription (.jpeg or .pdf file format) to OnlinePharmacy@smwatsons.com with your order number after Checkout. Our pharmacist will also get in touch with you to validate your prescription. Please be ready to show your original prescription upon claiming/delivery of your order.
Used in the treatment of inflammatory and allergic conditions responsive to corticosteroid therapy.
Take this medication as directed by your doctor. Read the Medication Guide and Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start taking. Should be taken with food
Patients with hypothyroidism; cirrhosis; hypertension; CHF; ulcerative colitis; thromboembolic disorders; osteoporosis; glaucoma; cataracts or TB of the eye; diabetes; peptic ulcer. Monitor blood glucose levels in diabetics and coagulation indices in patients on warfarin. Elderly; children and adolescent; pregnancy and lactation. Side Effects: Growth retardation; osteoporosis; peptic ulcer; glaucoma and subcapsular cataracts; vertebral compression fractures. Cushing-like features; pancreatic dysfunction and pancreatitis; GI upsets; increased appetite; increased fragility of the skin. Increased susceptibility to infection. Topical application: Dermal atrophy; local irritation; folliculitis; delayed wound healing; systemic absorption and toxicity with occlusive dressing on application to large areas of the body and broken skin. Topical application to eye: Corneal ulcers; glaucoma and reduced visual ability. Inhalation: Hoarseness; candidiasis of mouth and throat. Intra-articular inj: Aseptic necrosis of bone and joint damage.
Each tablet contains 500 mcg of Dexamethasone.
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