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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
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Inflammation
4.6
Concern level
2.6
Helpfulness
for Inflammation
1.4
Concern level
2.9
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Taken for:
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Nausea*
Cancer
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Infection
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Injection, Oral Drops, Pill
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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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Arachnoiditis
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Weight Gain
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Meningitis
2
Mood Swings
1
Restless
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Withdrawal
1
Increased Appetite
1
Stomach Ulcers
1
Psychotic
1
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Weight Gain
8
Infertility
2
Brain Tumor
2
Withdrawal
2
Not Sleeping
1
Hiccups
1
Mood Swings
1
Tinnitus
1
Restless
1
Increased Appetite
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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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small particulate size, he suggested that Dexamethasone mi...
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" ...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... "

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small particulate size, he suggested that Dexamethasone mi...
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" ...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... "

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their shoulders and chests. It was pretty effective b...
| forums.horsecity.com
" ...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... "

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I am now back to using. I still use dexamethasone for...
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" 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... "

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sucks. If the gave him dexamethasone, it lasts about 24...
| www.runnersworld.com
" 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... "

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

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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... "

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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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2 - Depo-Medrol J1100x4 - Dexamethasone J3490x2 - bupivaca...
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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... "

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rovider mixed Depo Medrol and Dexamethasone in one syringe a...
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" ...Syringe? If my provider mixed Depo Medrol and Dexamethasone in one syringe and gave... "

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