Decadron


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Decadron

 [dek´ah-dron]
trademark for preparations of dexamethasone, a steroid antiinflammatory agent.

Decadron

(dĕk′ə-drŏn′)
A trademark for the drug dexamethasone.

Decadron

a trademark for a glucocorticoid (dexamethasone).

Decadron®

Dexamethasone A glucocorticosteroid used to ↓ cerebral edema

Decadron

A brand name for DEXAMETHASONE.
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Decadron is a registered trademark of Pragma Pharmaceuticals.
Once, from the standard dose of Decadron, she had six days when she couldn't work or read or even speak without racing far beyond her hobbled capacity to think and five nights when Ativan boxed with Decadron in what passed for sleep.
She was admitted to the hospital for further workup and started on intravenous Decadron.
By the time he entered the hospice, Bernard had been on high levels of Decadron for two months.
He must be able to administer if required a B12 shot and decadron (anti-inflammatory) shot.
As noted above, the anesthesiologist began administering Decadron after the aspiration.
Among these preparations are Nasalcrom (cromolyn sodium), Nasalide (flunisolide), Beconase (beclomethasone), and Decadron (dexamethasone).
reported today completion of enrollment into a maximum dose tolerance study of investigational product Xerecept (corticorelin acetate) in pediatric patients who were dependent on chronic Decadron (dexamethasone) dosing due to peritumoral brain edema associated with cerebral tumours.
paracetamol, decadron, dexamethasone, ranitidine, acyclovir) in Brazil and Chile, and surgery in Uruguay.
Decadron may be administered to decrease edema secondary to increased ICP.
She was started on decadron 10 mg IV bolus and then 4 mg IV every 6 hours, aspirin, and plavix.