DECDAN INJ 2ML
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Composition of DECDAN INJECTION
Unsafe when combined with alcohol. Follow your physician's advice.
- Safe and does not interfere with the ability to drive
- Unsafe and risky for pregnant women. Follow your physician's advice.
- Unsafe and risky for lactating women. Follow your physician's advice.
- Unsafe and risky for patients with renal issues. Follow your physician's advice.
In case of any Itching, redness, swelling or difficulty in breathing please refer to a physician or hospital immediately.
DEXAMETHASONE 4 MG
Uses of DECDAN INJECTION
DECDAN INJECTION is a synthetic corticosteroid drug. DECDAN INJECTION is used to treat inflammation in acute conditions where oral corticosteroid treatment is not possible and when fast response is needed such as shock, rheumatoid arthritis, allergic reactions and Swelling of the brain due to brain tumour.
Special Instructions for DECDAN INJECTION
• DECDAN INJECTION will be strictly given by a registered nurse or health care professional.
• Consult your doctor immediately if you experience sudden onset of itchy rash, swelling of the feet, hands, face, ankles, mouth, lips, or throat and high fever.
• Bring to your doctor's knowledge if you have or had any history of diabetes, osteoporosis, tuberculosis, high blood pressure, glaucoma, stomach ulcers, epilepsy, migraine, kidney or liver problems.
• Tell your doctor if you are allergic to DECDAN INJECTION.
Antibiotics DECDAN INJECTION is risky for patients allergic to antibiotics. Follow your physician's advice.
Anticoagulants DECDAN INJECTION is risky for patients allergic to anticoagulants. Follow your physician's advice.
Pain Killers Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of DECDAN INJECTION on patients allergic to pain killers. Follow your physician's advice.
Chemotherapy drugs Avoid DECDAN INJ 2ML if you are allergic to chemo drugs. Consult your doctor for alternative options
Anticonvulsants Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of DECDAN INJECTION on patients allergic to anticonvulsants. Follow your physician's advice.
Sulfa Drugs Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of DECDAN INJECTION on patients allergic to sulpha drugs. Follow your physician's advice.
INTERACTION WITH COMMON CONDITIONS
supervision required for kidney Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
unsafe for pregnancy DECDAN INJECTION is risky for pregnant women. Follow your physician's advice.
supervision required for heart Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
supervision required for liver Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
unsafe for lactation DECDAN INJECTION is risky for lactating women. Follow your physician's advice.
safe for children DECDAN INJECTION is safe for children.
unknown for seniors Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of DECDAN INJECTION on elderly patients. Follow your physician's advice.
Smoking Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of DECDAN INJECTION with nicotine. Follow your physician's advice.
Caffeine Do not drive while using DECDAN INJECTION.
Vision DECDAN INJECTION may cause visual impairment. Follow your physician's advice.
Overdose Overdose of DECDAN INJECTION is highly unsafe. Seek emergency medical attention.
Driving DECDAN INJECTION does not interfere with the ability to drive.
Exercise No information is available on the effect of DECDAN INJ 2ML on patients who are allergic to antibiotics. If you have a history of any such issues or observe any side-effects, please consult a doctor before using DECDAN INJ 2ML
Operating Heavy Machinery DECDAN INJECTION does not interfere with the ability to operate heavy machinery.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q. How does DECDAN INJECTION work? A. DECDAN INJECTION is a corticosteroid. DECDAN INJECTION works by reducing the production of chemicals that cause inflammation. Corticosteroids are produced naturally in the body and are important for many body functions. Corticosteroids imitates the effects of hormones in the body which are naturally produced in adrenal glands.
Q. Does taking DECDAN INJECTION cause neurological problems (mental health problems)? A. Yes, taking DECDAN INJECTION known to cause mental health problems, however, they may go after stopping the DECDAN INJECTION or lowering the dose of DECDAN INJECTION. You may experience symptoms of depression, suicidal ideations etc. These symptoms usually start after few days or weeks of starting the DECDAN INJECTION. You are strongly advised to inform your doctor if these symptoms do not go away. Your doctor may prescribe other medications for treatment of depression or suicidal ideations.
Q. Can I take vaccination while using DECDAN INJECTION? A. No, you are advised not to have vaccinations/immunizations unless your doctor tells you to take. This is because DECDAN INJECTION may intervene and cause live bacterial vaccines not to work.
Q. Can I stop taking DECDAN INJECTION on my own? A. No, please do not stop taking DECDAN INJECTION suddenly as it may lead to withdrawal symptoms such as fever, joint pain, muscle pain, inflammation of the lining of the nose, conjunctivitis, painful itchy skin lumps and weight loss. In children, raised pressure in the skull may arise, symptoms are like sickness, headache and fits. However, it is not necessary for all people to experience these symptoms but discuss with your doctor before discontinuing this medication.
Q. Which medications I should not take along with DECDAN INJECTION? A. Some medicines may reduce the effect of DECDAN INJECTION or interact with DECDAN INJECTION or cause serious side effects when given both at same time such as barbiturates, ephedrine, acetazolamide, carbenoxolone, antibiotics, anti-cancer drugs, anticoagulants, diabetic medicines, anti-inflammatory drugs, diuretics, antihypertensives and medicines for HIV. So, always inform and check with your doctor before taking DECDAN INJECTION with other medications.