Although the brand-name version of Decadron® (dexamethasone) is no longer made, there are several generic versions of this drug available. These generic products come in a variety of forms and strengths, including:
- Dexamethasone 0.5 mg per 5 mL elixir
- Dexamethasone 0.5 mg per 5 mL solution
- Dexamethasone 4 mg and 10 mg per mL injection
- Dexamethasone tablets in 0.5 mg to 6 mg strengths.
It is important to note that the elixir form of Decadron contains alcohol, while the solution does not.
(Click Decadron for more information on the various forms and strengths that are available for Decadron, including the elixir, tablets, and injections.)