Dexamethasone (Decadron)

Indications

  • Prophylaxis for High-Altitude Illness
    • Acute Mountain Sickness (see Acute Mountain Sickness, [[Acute Mountain Sickness]]): for patients at moderate-high risk
    • High-Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE) (see High-Altitude Cerebral Edema, [[High-Altitude Cerebral Edema]]): for patients at moderate-high risk

Pharmacology

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Metabolism

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Administration

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Dose Adjustment

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Adverse Effects

Other Adverse Effects

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