Colergis Adverse Reactions


Dexa Medica
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Adverse Reactions
When administered in long-term therapy, it can bring adverse reactions eg, general protein catabolism; adrenocortical atrophy and secondary adrenocortical insufficiency; infection sensitivity augmentation especially in high dose; edema eg, natrium retention, potassium loss, hypokalemic alkalosis and hypertension, as well as hypocalcemia; bringing on posterior subcapsular cataract especially in children, exopthalmos and increased intraocular pressure in such a way that it leads to glaucoma; occasionally, eye nerve destruction; endocrinal disturbance including hypercortism and amenorrhea or other menstrual disturbance; decrease glucose tolerance, hyperglycemia and exacerbating diabetes mellitus; gastrointestinal effects (nausea, vomiting, anorexia causing weight reduction, increases appetite causing weight gain, diarrhea, constipation, abdominal distention, pancreatitis, gastric irritation and esophageal ulcer); neurological effects (dizziness, vertigo, insomnia, uneasiness, depression and anxiety); the most common side effects of dexchlorpheniramine maleate: Drowsiness, headache, dryness of the mouth, nose and throat, dizziness, weakness, gastrointestinal disturbance (anorexia, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea); disturbance of fluid and electrolyte equilibrium, suppression of HPA axis, glaucoma, mental disturbance, myopathy, muscle mass loss.
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