What is Defcort syrup used for?

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What is Defcort syrup used for?

Defcort Oral Suspension gives relief in inflammatory conditions that affect muscles and joints such as arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. It also helps manage other inflammatory conditions such as asthma, inflammatory bowel disease, uveitis, ulcerative colitis, and allergies.

Is Deflazacort safe for children?

Deflazacort should not be given to a child younger than 2 years old. Deflazacort oral suspension (liquid) contains an ingredient that can cause serious side effects or death in very young or premature babies.

Can Deflazacort used for cough?

Leveraging upon our vast industry experience, we are engaged in manufacturing and supplying an excellent range of Deflazacort for Cold and Cough that is widely used as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant.

What are the side effects of Deflazacort?

Side effects of Deflazacort include: Cushingoid appearance. Weight gain….Less common side effects of deflazacort include:

  • Runny or stuffy nose.
  • Excess unwanted hair growth.
  • Central obesity.
  • Redness.
  • Irritability.
  • Abdominal discomfort.
  • Eye disorders: increased earing.
  • Gastrointestinal disorders: indigestion/heartburn, nausea,

Is deflazacort safe?

People who use deflazacort for a long time may develop glaucoma or cataracts. Talk to your doctor about the risks of using deflazacort and how often you should have your eyes examined during your treatment. Deflazacort may increase your risk of developing osteoporosis.

Is Defcort harmful?

Use of this medicine may cause some common side effects such as increased appetite, weight gain, frequent urge to urinate, Cushing syndrome, cough, upper respiratory tract infection, abnormal hair growth, obesity, and nasopharyngitis. If any of these side effects bother you, let your doctor know.

How does Defcort 30 work?

Defcort 30 Tablet works by inhibiting the release of substances that cause swelling or by changing how the immune system works. It can be taken on an empty stomach or after food. Taking the medicine regularly at the right times increases its effectiveness.

What is the price of Deflazacort?

Questions & Answers on Deflazacort Tablets

Usage Min Price Max Price
Clinical Rs 140/Box Rs 1050/Box
Commercial Rs 130/Box Rs 1200/Box
Hospital Rs 180/Box Rs 3650/Box

Is Deflazacort a strong steroid?

Deflazacort is less potent than prednisone and is usually administered at proportionately higher doses. Based on the results of seven clinical trials enrolling a total of 160 patients, deflazacort is approximately 25% less potent than prednisone in terms of absolute dosage.

What kind of steroid is Defcort 30mL for?

Defcort Oral Susp 30ml is a liquid containing a steroid hormone. Defcort Oral Susp 30ml is broadly used for treating allergy and inflammatory conditions.

What are the side effects of taking Defcort syrup?

Eczema usually presents in childhood with a dry, itchy rash, usually affecting the skin over joint surfaces. The most common symptoms are pain and swelling of joints, joints getting stiff and reduced range of movements.

How many brands of deflazacort are there in the world?

Information about drug Deflazacort includes cost of the drug and the type of drug – tablet, capsule, syrup, cream, gel, ointment, liquid or injection. To view the price of the drug, click on the brand name. The generic Deflazacort is manufactured by one company. Medindia’s drug directory has currently 296 Brands of Deflazacort listed.

When to use Defcort oral suspension for DMD?

For DMD, Defcort Oral Suspension is approved to be used in children above 5 years of age. Defcort Oral Suspension does not pose serious side effects and is well-tolerated by children.

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