Dexamethasone Injection Pack of 10 Ampoules x 2 ml

Dexamethasone Injection Pack of 10 Ampoules x 2 ml

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Description : Dexamethasone injection is a prescribed drug used to treat many different types of conditions such as allergic disorders, skin conditions, ulcerative colitis, lupus, psoriasis, arthritis, breathing disorder, blood cell disorders, eye conditions, multiple sclerosis, leukemia, inflammation of the joints or tendons and problems caused by low adrenal gland hormone level. It is also used to treat mild COVID-19. To buy Dexamethasone injection or to know its price contact India’s leading wholesaler and exporter 3S Corporation.

Manufacturer : Hameln

Form : Injection

Pack size : Pack of 10 Ampoules x 2 ml

Side Effect : Some common side effects may include aggression, agitation, blurred vision, decrease in the amount of urine, fast, slow, pounding, irregular pulse, headache, irritability, mental depression, mood changes, nervousness, noisy, rattling breathing, numbness or tingling in the arms or legs, pounding in the ears, swelling of the fingers, hands, feet, or lower legs, trouble thinking, speaking, or walking, troubled breathing at rest, weight gain.

Dosage : Recommended Adult Dose for Acute Mountain SicknessPrevention of AMS and HACE:
Usual dose: 2 mg orally every 6 hours OR 4 mg orally every 12 hours
-Very High Risk Situations (e.g. military, search and rescue at altitudes greater than 3500 m): 4 mg orally every 6 hours
Duration of Therapy: Should not exceed 10 days to prevent glucocorticoid toxicity or adrenal suppression

Treatment of AMS: 4 mg orally/IV/IM every 6 hours

Treatment of HACE: 8 mg orally/IV/IM once; followed by 4 mg orally/IV/IM every 6 hours

Recommended Adult Dose for Cerebral EdemaInitial dose: 10 mg IV once, followed by 4 mg IM every 6 hours until maximal response is noted
-After 2 to 4 days, dose should be reduced and then gradually discontinued over a period of 5 to 7 days

Recommended Adult Dose for Nausea/Vomiting – Chemotherapy Induced – Highly emetogenic chemotherapy regimens: 12 to 20 mg oral/IV prior to chemotherapy followed by 8 mg oral/IV once or twice a day for 2 to 4 days

Moderately emetogenic chemotherapy regimens : 8 mg oral/IV prior to chemotherapy followed by 4 to 8 mg oral/IV on days 2 and 3

Low emetogenic chemotherapy regimens : 4 to 8 mg oral/IV prior to chemotherapy

Recommended Adult Dose for ShockUnresponsive shock: 1 to 6 mg/kg IV as a single dose or up to 40 mg initially followed by repeat IV doses every 2 to 6 hours while shock persists

Published protocols: 20 mg IV as a single dose followed by IV infusion of 3 mg/kg/24 hours
1 to 6 mg/kg IV as a single dose
40 mg IV as a single dose followed by repeat IV doses every 4 to 6 hours while shock persists

Recommended Adult Dose for Multiple Myeloma – 40 mg oral/IV on days 1, 8, 15, 22, and repeated every 4 weeks

 Storage : Store at 20° to 25°C

FDA Approved : n/a

Jenisha Kumar
Date

January 15, 2021

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