Super Pure 99% Dexamethasone CAS 50-02-2 for inflammatory and autoimmune Treatment
Dexamethasone is a type of steroid medication. It is used in the treatment of many conditions, including rheumatic problems, a number ofskin diseases, severe allergies, asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease,croup, brain swelling, and along with antibiotics in tuberculosis. In adrenocortical insufficiency it should be used together with a medication that has greater mineralocorticoid effects such as fludrocortisone. In preterm labor it may be used to improve outcomes in the baby. It may be taken by mouth, as an injection into a muscle, or intravenously. The effects of dexamethasone are frequently seen within a day and last for about three days.
The long term use of dexamethasone may result in thrush, bone loss, cataracts, easy bruising, or muscle weakness. It is pregnancy category C in the United States meaning use should be based on benefits being predicted to be greater than risks. In Australia it is class A, meaning it has been frequently used in pregnancy and not been found to cause problems to the baby. It should not be taken when breastfeeding.Dexamethasone has anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant effects.