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Dexamethasone

Dexamethasone is a corticosteroid used to treat arthritis pain and inflammation. Brand name drugs which contain dexamethasone include: Decadron, Dexameth, Dexone, and Hexadrol.

Dexamethasone Oral
Information about Dexamethasone, from MedlinePlus.

 

Dexamethasone
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Facts About Corticosteroids (Steroids)
Corticosteroids are powerful drugs which are effective for arthritis but also associated with potentially serious side effects.

The Prednisone Quiz - True or False?
Prednisone is a potent medication which is used to treat many inflammatory conditions including rheumatoid arthritis. It is important to know the proper use of the drug and be aware of the potential serious side effects. Consult your doctor if you have questions. How much do you know about prednisone? Take the quiz.

What You Need to Know About Steroid Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis is both preventable and treatable. Glucocorticoids (steroids) are the most common cause of drug-induced osteoporosis.

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