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.
- 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.