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Inflammation (Latin, wikt:en:inflammo number Latin, “I ignite, set alight”) is part of the complex biological response of Blood ve...
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Depo Medrol vs Dexamethasone

Depo Medrol
VS.
Dexamethasone
Other name: Methylprednisolone Acetate (Methylprednisolone Acetate)
Other name: Decadron (Decadron)
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Nausea*
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
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Prescribing mode:
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Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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Dexamethasone is a potent synthetic member of the glucocorticoid class of steroid drugs. It acts as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive drug. It is 20 to 30 times more potent than the naturally occurring hormone cortisol and 4 to 5 times more pote...
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Top Concerns
Dep
Arachnoiditis
8
Weight Gain
8
Meningitis
2
Sedation
2
Mood Swings
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Restless
1
Stomach Ulcers
1
Increased Appetite
1
Withdrawal
1
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Dex
Weight Gain
8
Infertility
2
Brain Tumor
2
Withdrawal
2
Not Sleeping
1
Hiccups
1
Mood Swings
1
Restless
1
Increased Appetite
1
Lung Cancer
1
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Sedation
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Dex
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Dex
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High Blood Pressure
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Dex
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Dex
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Dex
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Dex
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Weight Gain
Dex
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Infertility
Dex
Dep
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0
Brain Tumor
Dex
Dep
2
0
Withdrawal
Dex
Dep
2
1
Not Sleeping
Dex
Dep
1
0
Hiccups
Dex
Dep
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0
Mood Swings
Dex
Dep
1
1
Restless
Dex
Dep
1
1
Increased Appetite
Dex
Dep
1
1
Lung Cancer
Dex
Dep
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About Depo Medrol
Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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Depo Medrol
About Dexamethasone
Dexamethasone is a potent synthetic member of the glucocorticoid class of steroid drugs. It acts as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive drug. It is 20 to 30 times more potent than the naturally occurring hormone cortisol and 4 to 5 times more pote...
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small particulate size, he suggested that Dexamethasone mi...
" ...or Celestone being used. According to the article, there's great variability in the compounding done by pharmacists and even though Celestone might be better due to small particulate size, he... "

small particulate size, he suggested that Dexamethasone mi...
" ...or Celestone being used. According to the article, there's great variability in the compounding done by pharmacists and even though Celestone might be better due to small particulate size, he... "

their shoulders and chests. It was pretty effective b...
" ...of information -- We have used Depo-Medrol on in the past for horses that were allergic to the bug bites on their shoulders and chests. It was pretty effective but quite expensive. It ...to work less... "

I am now back to using. I still use dexamethasone for...
" I have now tried Celestone, Depo-Medrol, and preservative free triamcinolone, all ...none of these gave my patient's equal relief to name brand Kenalog. That is what I ...to using. I... "

sucks. If the gave him dexamethasone, it lasts about 24...
" Once again, Mike, that sucks. If the gave him dexamethasone, it lasts about 24 hours or so, depo-medrol is the other steroid we use alot, lasts alot longer, but probably not what they used for... "

depo-medrol/dexamethasone injections first, either a nerve...
" You should probably get some depo-medrol/dexamethasone injections first, either a nerve root block, or epidural.... "

Medrol 80 Injection\Can it cause sleep disturbance? I h...
" Depo Medrol 80 Injection\ Can it cause sleep disturbance? I had two shots ...causes sleep disturbance which is dexamethasone. \ If depo medrol 80 is in... "

Depo Medrol 80 InjectionCan it cause sleep disturbance? I h...
" Depo Medrol 80 Injection Can it cause sleep disturbance? I had two shots ...causes sleep disturbance which is dexamethasone. If depo medrol 80 is in... "

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" ...Hi, I would like to know how to bill Bupivacaine and lidocaine in this scenario: 62282 J1030x2 - Depo-Medrol J1100x4 - Dexamethasone J3490x2 - bupivacaine or lidocaine... "

amethasone Depo Medrol any of these? sure it wasnt a...
" diflunisal diclofenac Dexamethasone Depo Medrol any of these? sure it... "

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