Were you looking for information about Dexamethasone? Dexamethosone is a common misspelling of dexamethasone.
Dexamethasone -- a steroid medication -- is available in a wide variety of forms, including eye drops, ear drops, injection, elixir, and tablets. The product your healthcare provider recommends will depend on the condition being treated and its severity, among other things. It's important to follow your healthcare provider's instructions when it comes to stopping treatment, as doing it too quickly can cause serious side effects.
Prior to taking this medicine, tell your healthcare provider about any other medical conditions you have and any other drugs you are taking, including nonprescription products, vitamins, and herbal supplements. This will help ensure that dexamethasone is appropriate for your situation.
(Click Dexamethasone for more information on this medicine, including possible side effects, what to do in cases of overdose, and dosing guidelines. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)