Were you looking for information on Dexamethasone? Dexamethesone is a common misspelling of dexamethasone.
The drug dexamethasone is a type of steroid used to treat conditions that require suppression of the immune system. Such conditions include endocrine disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, and rheumatic disorders, among other things.
Although most people have no problems when taking dexamethasone, adverse reactions are possible. Commonly reported side effects include dizziness, nervousness, and heartburn. Fortunately, if problems occur, they tend to be mild and easily treated.
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