Were you looking for information about Decadron? Decadrone is a common misspelling of Decadron.
Decadron® (dexamethasone) is approved to treat various conditions, such as eye conditions, allergic reactions, and respiratory disorders. Because this prescription medication is a type of steroid, it works by reducing inflammation and suppressing the immune system.
You may not be able to safely use this drug, however, if you have certain medical conditions, including diabetes, certain heart problems, or a mental health condition. Possible side effects of Decadron may include nervousness, nausea, and dizziness.
(For the complete eMedTV article on this drug, click Decadron. This article offers an in-depth look at how Decadron works to treat a wide variety of conditions, and also offers tips on when and how to take the medication. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)