Decadron Generic Name
Although Decadron® (dexamethasone) is no longer available in brand-name form, there are various generic versions available.
Generic Decadron is sold under the name "dexamethasone" and is available in a variety of forms and strengths, including:
- Dexamethasone tablets (ranging from 0.5 mg to 6 mg)
- Dexamethasone 0.5 mg per 5 mL liquid solution
- Dexamethasone 0.1% ophthalmic/otic solution (eye/ear drops)
- Dexamethasone 4 mg and 10 mg per mL injection.
(For more information, click Generic Decadron. This feature article takes a closer look at the various forms and strengths of this generic drug, including a list that names the different manufacturers.)