dexamethasone

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  • noun

Synonyms for dexamethasone

a corticosteroid drug (trade names Decadron or Dexamethasone Intensol or Dexone or Hexadrol or Oradexon) used to treat allergies or inflammation

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Six weeks later, skin testing was positive for methylprednisolone but not for prednisolone or dexametasone.
Patient 8 had lesions on the right middle finger (Figure 2, panel A) that ulcerated after treatment for 1 month with ciprofloxacin, clindamycin, and dexametasone (Figure 2, panel B).
Indomethacin and dexametasone also failed in reducing the neurogenic inflammation induced by capsaicin (values: 5.