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Inflammatory Conditions - How long for decadron to start working for severe inflammation?

Posted 30 Mar 2014 by Lmariep 1 answer

I had a micro discectomy performed that was unsuccessful due to the amount of inflammation surrounding my nerve. It's not allowing the nerve to heal. How long before I see some improvement in pain and decreased inflammation?

What is the difference in taking prednisone vs decadron for an inflammatory Crohn's disease?

Posted 18 Nov 2013 by starjoy77 1 answer

I have had crohns disease for many years and now newly diagnosed with MM and on treatment with Velcade, experienced a severe crohns flare up and dr started me on prednisone with taper down. Still have abdominal cramping as a side effect of Velcade. is Decadron a better medication than prednisone ...

Why must you taper off the steroid Decadron/Dexamethasone rather than simply stop taking it?

Posted 8 Nov 2012 by timot 1 answer

My mother has taken D/D before. It makes her angry, jittery, and sad. On Monday and Tuesday of this week, for a stereotactic radiosurgery, she had to take four four-MG doses over a period of eighteen hours. Only after this did I learn that the tapering off would take forty-six days. Even aside from ...

What is the classification of Decadron?

Posted 31 Jul 2009 by Jessica.Zuniga 3 answers

I got meningitis 2 days following a decadron epidural steroid injection. Has anyone else ever had?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by Mardan59 3 answers

... they said it appeared bacterial, but they were never able to isolate the bacteria responsible. Then a week later told me that this could have been from a reaction to the decadron when it was injected into my spine.

Does decadron interfer with Zonegran and Keppra and may cause seizures to continue ?

Posted 25 Aug 2009 by ka mele 2 answers

my husband is on 400mlg of zonegran, 3000mlg of keppra and 1000 mlg of depakote per day to control his sml hand seizures however his speech is diminishing, he is very tired and in a very confused state,Would it be better to pull back on meds and have a few sml seizures and experince a more quality ...

Decadron 10mg for sever headache?

Posted 3 Dec 2009 by truckie117 2 answers

Dexamethasone - Hi, I am writing on behalf of my brother who was given decadron about a year ago.?

Posted 12 Aug 2014 by jams711 2 answers

... Since then he has had several side effects that we think are from this steroid. Severe pain, lesions were found on the brain stem, I am trying to help him and not really sure what type of doctor can help him. I seem to remember that there was some sort of problem related to this drug and I am ...

Are there reactions between dilantin, ranitidine and decadron?

Posted 21 Aug 2009 by Banksie 1 answer

Dilantin for the seizures decadron and ranitidine while I undergo radiation therapy

What are the side effects of decadron in 8 year old children?

Posted 22 Aug 2009 by miranda31558 1 answer

what are the side effects of decadron in 8 year old children can it cause there hymen to disapear from take the decadron for a long peroid of time.

Can you give Benadryl Injectable form p.o?

Posted 17 May 2010 by nurse in urgent care 1 answer

Like Decadron inj. ( which can be given po) can you give Benadryl injecable orally

Can you administer decadron tablets rectally if pt unable to swallow?

Posted 29 Jun 2010 by MelindaQ 1 answer

Will it absorb about the same as taking it orally?

Adrenocot LA - Hi... my partner was given dexamethasone (Decadron) for edema of the brain following?

Posted 25 Jan 2011 by CalyxArts 1 answer

... the diagnosis of a metastatic brain tumor and subsequent removal. She was on it for about a month and yesterday was her first full day without it after tapering off for 12 days. Last night she started experiencing severe stomach pain; this morning she is coughing up blood which appears to be ...

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