Dexamethasone 4mg Injection belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. It is used in the treatment of various diseases and conditions such as inflammatory and autoimmune conditions. It provides relief from swelling, redness, and pain, by preventing the release of substances that cause inflammation.
Dexamethasone 4mg Injection is generally given by a healthcare professional and should not be self-administered. You need to use it regularly to get the maximum benefit of the medicine. Complete the full course to get maximum benefits from the medicine.
The most common side effects of this medicine include fluid or electrolyte imbalance, musculoskeletal disturbances, gastrointestinal disorder, skin disorder, neurological disorders, menstrual disorders, abnormal hair growth, and glaucoma. If you experience such symptoms that persist or worsen or any other symptoms which you think may be due to the medicine, let your doctor know.
Dexamethasone 4mg Injection can make it harder for you to fight off infections. Tell your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat. Before taking the medicine, let your doctor know all the other medicines you are taking. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should ask the advice of their doctors before taking this medicine.
USES OF DEXAMETHASONE INJECTION
- Treatment of Inflammatory conditions
- Treatment of Autoimmune conditions
BENEFITS OF DEXAMETHASONE INJECTION
In Treatment of Inflammatory conditions
Dexamethasone 4mg Injection gives relief in inflammatory conditions that affect muscles and joints such as arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. It also helps manage other inflammatory conditions such as asthma, inflammatory bowel disease, uveitis, ulcerative colitis, and allergies. It works by blocking certain chemicals that cause pain and swelling.
In Treatment of Autoimmune conditions
Dexamethasone 4mg Injection gives relief in autoimmune conditions like psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, eczema, atopic dermatitis, etc. It works by lowering your immune system’s response to these conditions thereby reducing symptoms such as swelling, pain, itching, and other allergic-type reactions.
SIDE EFFECTS OF DEXAMETHASONE INJECTION
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
- Electrolyte imbalance
- Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain
- Gastrointestinal disorder
- Skin disorder
- Neurological disorder
- Menstrual disorder
- Abnormal hair growth
HOW TO USE DEXAMETHASONE INJECTION
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
HOW DEXAMETHASONE INJECTION WORKS
Dexamethasone 4mg Injection is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.