Taking Solurex (Dexamethasone) during pregnancy, allergy warnings

Features questions and information about Solurex structure, Dexamethasone pregnancy & Solurex allergy warnings. What should I ask before taking Solurex Dexamethasone.

You should not use this medication if you are allergic to dexamethasone or sulfites, or if you have a fungal infection anywhere in your body.

Steroid medication can weaken your immune system, making it easier for you to get an infection. Steroids can also worsen an infection you already have, or reactivate an infection you recently had. Before using this medication, tell your doctor about any illness or infection you have had within the past several weeks.

Other medical conditions you should tell your doctor about before using dexamethasone include:

  • asthma
  • liver disease (such as cirrhosis)
  • kidney disease
  • a thyroid disorder
  • a history of malaria
  • osteoporosis
  • a muscle disorder such as myasthenia gravis
  • glaucoma or cataracts
  • herpes simplex infection of the eyes
  • stomach ulcers, ulcerative colitis, or diverticulitis
  • depression or mental illness
  • congestive heart failure
  • high blood pressure; or
  • if you have recently had a heart attack

If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely use dexamethasone.

FDA pregnancy category C. This medication may be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

Dexamethasone can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Steroids can affect growth in children. Talk with your doctor if you think your child is not growing at a normal rate while using this medication.

Solurex (Dexamethasone) Links:

Generic Solurex
Solurex prescription
Solurex cost
Solurex indications, symptoms
Solurex toxicity
Solurex interaction
Solurex stomach, liver, heart possible problems
Solurex maximum doses
Solurex poisoning
Solurex taking daily
Solurex allergy
Solurex pregnancy
Solurex warning
Solurex info



More drugs starting with letter S (by Brand Name):

solotuss (Carbetapentane)
Soltamox (Tamoxifen)
Solu-Cortef (Hydrocortisone)
Solu-Medrol (Methyl Predni Solone)
Solu-Phyllin GG (Guaifenesin Theophylline)
Solurex (Dexamethasone)
Solurex LA (Dexamethasone)
Soluvite F (Multivitamin With Fluoride)
Soma (Carisoprodol)
Soma Compound (Aspirin Carisoprodol)
Soma Compound with Codeine (Asa/Carisoprodol/Codeine)
Somatuline Depot (Lanreotide)
Somavert (Pegvisomant)
Sominex (Diphenhydr Amine)
Sominex Maximum Strength Caplet (Diphenhydr Amine)
Sominex Pain Relief Formula (Acetaminophen Diphenhydr Amine)
Somnicaps (Diphenhydr Amine)
Somnote (Chloral Hydrate)
Sonata (Zaleplon)
SonoRx (Simethicone Coated Cellulose)
Soothe-It Plus Hemmorhoidal Pad (Pramoxine Topical)
Soothe (Ocular Lubricant)
Sorbitrate (Isosorbide Dinitrate)
Sorbutuss (Guaifenesin)
Soriatane (Acitretin)
Soriatane CK (Acitretin)