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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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The patient travelled to Peshawar for consultation with Prof Mustafa Iqbal, who advised phacoemulsification with a dexamethasone implant.
Kyprolis is approved in the European Union for use in combination with dexamethasone or with lenalidomide plus dexamethasone for the treatment of patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma who have received at least one prior therapy.
The ENDEAVOR trial indicated that KYPROLIS and dexamethasone decreased the risk of death by 21% and increased overall survival by 7.
Also, in Japan, DARZALEX is approved in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone, or bortezomib and dexamethasone, for treatment of adults with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.
Initial results from this study have demonstrated that treatment with dexamethasone alone significantly improved AHR compared to untreated controls (p<0.
CA204142: A Phase 2, Multiple Cohort Study of Elotuzumab in Combination With Pomalidomide and Low-Dose Dexamethasone (EPd), and in Combination With Nivolumab (EN), in Patients With Multiple Myeloma Relapsed or Refractory to Prior Treatment With Lenalidomide
9 Moreover, the third molar surgery is done under local anesthesia so it is convenient to administer the submucosal dexamethasone painlessly at the site of surgery which gives submucosal route an advantage over IV and IM routes of administration.
Conclusion: The use of dexamethasone caused testicular injury, which ameliorated significantly by the concomitant use of magnesium sulphate.
6] Additional support for clinical effectiveness of iontophoretically administered dexamethasone comes from the case report, one described s successful treatment of patient with anterior disk dislocation of TMJ joint.
The one-line summary stated: 'A randomized trial suggests that the regimens may be equivalent' The study [2] was designed as a non-inferiority trial and dexamethasone in fact failed (albeit narrowly) to meet the prespecified parameters of non-inferiority.
AbbVie has initiated a Phase III trial to study the safety and efficacy of venetoclax in combination with bortezomib and dexamethasone in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma who are considered sensitive or naive to proteasome inhibitors and have received one to three prior lines of therapy.
4) A sustained-release dexamethasone implant is available for the treatment of ME secondary to retinal vein occlusion and in recent years it has been shown to have favorable results in the treatment of ME secondary to RP.
Combining oral dexamethasone and inhaled epinephrine appears to prevent one hospital admission for every 11 patients treated (SOR: B, single large RCT).
In this study our aim was to determine the effect of dexamethasone in combination with penile nerve block on the postoperative pain and complications in the children undergoing hypospadias surgery.