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  • Dexamethasone
    6 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Dexamethasone
    Rekah
    RX
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    Dexamethasone

    Corticosteroid. Dexamethasone 0.5 mg, 2 mg.
    TABS: 30, 50 x 0.5 mg, 50, 100, 250 x 2
    mg. See lit.
    Conds. respond. to corticoid ther.

    Maxitrol Ophthalmic Ointment
    Novartis
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Maxitrol Ophthalmic Ointment

    Aminoglycoside, Corticosteroid. Dexamethasone 1 mg/g, Neomycin Sulphate 3,500 I.U./g, Polymyxin B Sulfate 6,000 I.U./g.
    OINT: 3.5 g. Child. & Adult. (include. the Elderly): Small amount (1-1.5 cm) applied in the conjunct. sac 3 -4 times dly., or use as a supplem. to the eye drop. at bedtime. After applic. of the oint., look downward for a moment before closing the eyes.
    Short-term tmt. steroid response conds. when proph. antibiot. tmt. also reqd.
    C/I: Hypersens. Herpes simp. keratitis. Vaccinia, varicella, and other viral infec. of cornea or conjunctiva. Fungal dis. of ocular structures or untreat. parasitic eye infec. Mycobact. ocular infec.

    Maxitrol Sterile Ophthalmic Suspension
    Novartis
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Maxitrol Sterile Ophthalmic Suspension

    Aminoglycoside, Corticosteroid. Dexamethasone 1 mg/ml, Neomycin Sulphate 3,500 IU/ml, Polymyxin B Sulfate 6,000 IU/ml.
    STERILE SUSP: 5 ml. 1-2 drops 4-6 x dly.
    Ocular inflamm. when concur. use of antimicrob. in judged necessary.
    C/I: Hypersens. Herpes simp. keratitis. Vaccinia, varicella, other viral infect.  of cornea or conjunctiva. Fungal dis. of ocular structures or untreated parasitic eye infec. Mycobact. ocular infec.

    Ozurdex
    Allergan
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    Ozurdex

    Corticosteroid. Dexamethasone 0.7 mg.
    INTRAVITREAL IMPLANT: 1 x 700 μg. 1
    implant intra-vitreally to affect. eye.
    Admin. to both eyes concurr. not
    recommend. See lit.
    Tmt. adult pts. with macular edem. foll
    either BRVO or CRVO. Tmt. adults with
    inflamm. poster. segment of eye, present.
    as non-infect. uveitis.
    C/I: Hypersens., active/suspect. ocul./
    periocul. infect., incl. active epithel.
    herpes simplex keratitis, vaccinia,
    varicella, mycobact. infects., fungal dis.,
    advanced glaucoma.

    Polycutan
    Perrigo
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Polycutan

    Antibacterial, Antifungal, Corticosteroid. Clotrimazole 1%, Dexamethasone (as Acetate) 0.044%, Neomycin Sulphate 0.645%.
    CREAM: 15 g, 30 g. Apply 2-3 x dly.
    Mycotic skin infect. with inflamm. and/or
    infect.

    Tevacutan Cream
    Teva
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Tevacutan Cream

    Antibiotics. Clotrimazole 1%, Dexamethasone Acetate 0.044%, Neomycin Sulphate 0.645%.
    CREAM: 10 g, 15 g. Apply to affect. areas 2 x dly morn, and even. Cont. for several
    days aft. sympts. subside (should be in
    8-10 days).
    Mycot. infects. skin with inflamm. and/or
    second. infects.
    C/I: Hypersens., T.B., herpes simplex,
    varicella, vaccinia, ext. aud. canal,
    perforat. eardrum.

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