Decadron


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Noun1.Decadron - a corticosteroid drug (trade names Decadron or Dexamethasone Intensol or Dexone or Hexadrol or Oradexon) used to treat allergies or inflammation
anti-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory drug - a medicine intended to reduce inflammation
adrenal cortical steroid, corticoid, corticosteroid - a steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex or synthesized; administered as drugs they reduce swelling and decrease the body's immune response; "adrenal cortical steroids are used to treat many different conditions"
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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They have now been given Paracetamol and Decadron injections.
Summary of creatinine excretion and mortality data Time between Percent drop Death after creatinine in creatinine second urine Attributes measurements excretion collection Case 1: 61-year-old female 135 days 72.2% 25 days Recurrent seizures Case 2: 56-year-old female 54 days 64.4% 3 days HIV infection Case 3: 62-year-old male 85 days 57.2% 12 days HIV infection Attributes Cause of death Case 1: 61-year-old female Septic shock with abdominal wall abscess Recurrent seizures Case 2: 56-year-old female Severe sepsis with fungaemia HIV infection Multiple brain masses on Decadron Case 3: 62-year-old male Septic shock with respiratory failure HIV infection from bilateral pneumonia HIV: human immunodeficiency virus
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A syringe filled with decadron injectable material (containing dexamethasone: 4mg/ml) was smeared on the surface of the filled powdered paste to reduce the immune response.
M2 PHARMA-February 22, 2018-Pragma Pharmaceuticals Launches Decadron
Blood work showed an elevated white blood cell count of 16.61, unchanged from a previous admission due to home medication of Decadron.
[9] Decadron package insert, 2012, http://bidocs.boehinger-ingelheim.com/ BIWebAccess/viewservlet.ser?docBase=renetnt& folderpath=/prescribing+Information/PIs/Roxane/Dexamethasone/ Dexamethasone+Tablets+solution+and+Intensol.pdf.
Patient was started on decadron and admitted to neurosurgical intensive care unit.
One group received Decadron (dexamethasone 4mg/ml) intravenous solution as intra-canal medicament, and the 2nd group received prednisolone acetate solution 2.5% in aqueous suspension obtained as commercial preparation.
Decadron injection, Methergine, New Mercazole tabs and many other drugs are not available in the market, he informed.
DEXAMETHASONE (DECADRON, DEXASONE): Dexamethasone is the corticosteroid of choice for reducing intracranial pressure.