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Can Dexamethasone help reduce altitude sickness?

How does Dexamethazone work for Altitude Sickness? Ive tried everything else, Ive a daughter and grandchild in the XXXXXXX mountains at 10,000 feet.What are the side effects?? E-Mail YYYY@YYYY

Can Dexamethasone, Methotrexate and Naproxen be taken together?

can you take a small dose of Dexamethasone with Methotrexate and Naproxen? ...

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Diagnosed with Addison's disease. Taking Dexamethasone and cortisone epidural injections. Safe to use both?

Hi, I have just been diagnosed with Addisons' disease and prescribed .5 mg dexamethasone , which may have be be changed. The first couple of doses seem to make me sick. I see an endocrinologist ...

What are the withdrawal symptoms of Dexamethasone?

Yes my son was prescribed dexamethosone and I was confused of should I give him cause the instructions said give 3 pills in the next 2 days so I gave him 2 yesterday and one today and I am scared that he will get withdrawal side effects.
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Is Dexamethasone injection safe for a pregnant lady?

go to another gynaecologist she gives also same time but she said inject two doses of dexamethasone ...

Can Dexamethasone be taken on next day if missed one dose?

my mother is a multiple myeloma patient. doctor adviced her bortizomib, dexamethasone and thalidomide.1-4-8-11. 1+2, 4+5, 8+9, 11+12 dexamethasone. my asking is if dexamethasone missed day 9 then can ...

Can dexamethasone be taken with other medications during pregnancy?

slight bleeding last week)Now I have been prescribed on Dexamethasone 12mg x 2 doses to help ... doses of HUman Immunoglobulin inject and Glanciclovir tabs for 3 months last year. Hence my doctor has ...

On Injecting dexamethasone with other medication for migraines, severe weight gain. Help

I have been using this medication with other medication when having migraines. Usually every 2 week at 2 doses, some times more. Not often. Inject 1ML per dose of dexamethasone. I have been taking ...

On treatment for sinus and URT, have numbness on lips, tongue, hands and feet. Is this due to dexamethasone?

875 2x a day and dexamethasone 4mg 3 tabs 2x a day for 2 days the 2 tabs 2x a day for 2 days --i have been on the augmentin for 7 days and Saturday was my last dose of dexamethasone --but on sundat i ...

Is prolonged use of Dexamethasone safe?

hi i have this t0bramycin/dexamethasone for my glaucoma but i discontinue to use it already,,for now i have only natural tears eye drops ,,and besides i have read that prolong use of dexamethasone ...

Is dexamethasone harmful for health?

Hello Doctor, I am pharmacist I want some information about Dexamethasone my friend adminstered dexamethasone twice daily for one months is it harmful for his health or not. he dont have any health problem ut ...

What are the side effects of Dexamethasone?

Terminal patient with cancer Is on May drugs one being Dexamethasone for inflammation. His right leg especially at the calf and foot is very swollen. Home care nurse says maybe should end this drug ...

Is psychosis the side effect of Dexamethasone?

How long can a person have psychosis whe taking dextramethasone? My mother has a primary 4 brain tumor and has been on drug for 14 days. Had biopsy 1 week ago. Psychosis started day after surgery and continues. She is being weaned off and will...

Spot on adrenal, gaining weight, pain in coccyx, arthritis. Had several injections on spine. Had low dose dexamethasone blood test. Suggestions?

some growth of spot on adrenal gland. A few days ago he had the low dose dexamethasone blood test. He ...
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I have not received my period and I am peeing a lot and I am bruising at my injection site for my lovenox
It seems like Cushing's syndrome. But can be other causes too. It may happen after steroid use. Get tests done like 24 hour urinary cortisol level, low dose dexamethasone test, etc.
good evening I have had a goopie eyes for a couple of weeks its like glue it's very sticky and it's very bothersome I do have allergies I live in northern Arizo
Try drops containing ciprofloxacin plus dexamethasone.
Can half a tablet of dexamethasone harmful for embryo?
Hi dear, yes it may be harmful to embryo but not always. go for gynecologist and do ultrasound. Thank you
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