Dexona Tablet/ Injection

Company: Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd.

Generic Drug: Dexamethasone.

Indication: It is indicated in acute inflammatory and allergic reactions, shock, cerebral edema, meningitis, anaphylactic reaction and other serious allergic disorders.

Contraindication: Hypersensitivity to preparation.

Dosage & Administration: Available as tablet and injection.

Special Precautions:

  • To be used cautiously in cardiac diseases, diabetes, hypertension and hyperthyroidism.
  • To be used cautiously in lactation and pregnancy.

Side effects/ Undesired effects/ Adverse drug reactions: Systemic steroid effects on prolong use such as Cushing’s syndrome, osteoporosis, glaucoma and weakness.

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