Were you looking for information about Decadron? Decodron is a common misspelling of Decadron.
Decadron® (dexamethasone) is a prescription steroid used to treat various conditions, such as certain eye conditions and respiratory disorders. The medication works by reducing inflammation and suppressing the immune system.
In most cases, people tolerate this drug well. However, side effects can occur and may include insomnia, headaches, and dizziness. Before starting treatment with Decadron, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any other medical conditions you have, as well as any other medications you are taking (including vitamins and herbal supplements).
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