What is the use of Dexona?

Dexona Tablet 10’s is used as an anti-inflammatory medication (to decrease excess fluid overload) associated with spine and brain tumour (cancer), gastrointestinal inflammation disease (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis), joint disorder (rheumatoid arthritis), allergies (asthma), autoimmune diseases (lupus), and to …

What are the side effects of Dexona?

The more common side effects that can occur with dexamethasone oral tablets include:

  • nausea.
  • vomiting.
  • stomach upset.
  • swelling (edema)
  • headache.
  • dizziness.
  • mood changes, such as depression, shifts in mood, or personality changes.
  • trouble falling asleep.

What is the action of Dexona?

As an anti-inflammatory medication. Dexamethasone relieves inflammation in various parts of the body. It is used specifically to decrease swelling (edema), associated with tumors of the spine and brain, and to treat eye inflammation. To treat or prevent allergic reactions.

Is Dexona used for cough?

Q: Can I take the Dexona for cough? A: Dexona is used to treat a wide range of inflammatory conditions, allergy and auto-immune disorders. A cough could be due to different causes and hence it would be best to take a doctor’s advice before taking any medicine to treat cough.

Is Dexona Tablet safe?

Dexona Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dexona Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of kidney function tests and other blood tests is advisable while you are taking Dexona Tablet.

Is Dexona Tablet harmful for health?

It may cause anxiety, stomach discomforts, insomnia, mood swings, dizziness, feeling low and restlessness. Prolonged use of the medicine suppresses the activity of adrenal glands and induces Cushing’s syndrome characterised by a moon face, obesity and pink-purple stretch marks.