Dexaltin

Dexaltin

dexamethasone

Manufacturer:

Nippon Kayaku

Distributor:

Pharmaforte
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dexamethasone
Indications/Uses
Intractable stomatitis or glossitis associated w/ erosion or ulceration.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply adequate amount to the affected area once to several times daily.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Patients w/ tuberculous, viral or other purulent infections of the oral cavity.
Special Precautions
Do not take food or fluid for a short time after application. Not for ophth use. Consider referral to an ophthalmologist if patient presents w/ symptoms eg, blurred vision or other visual disturbances; risk of central serous chorioretinopathy. Avoid prolonged use in pregnant women or women suspected of pregnancy. Lactation. Prolonged use may be associated w/ growth & development disturbances in infant & childn.
Adverse Reactions
Numbness at the application site. Fungal or bacterial infection of the oral cavity; hypersensitivity; pituitary-adrenocortical system hypofunction w/ prolonged use; blurred vision.
MIMS Class
Preparations for Oral Ulceration & Inflammation
ATC Classification
A01AC02 - dexamethasone ; Belongs to the class of local corticosteroid preparations. Used in the treatment of diseases of the mouth.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Dexaltin oral paste 1 mg/g
Packing/Price
2 g x 1's;5 g x 1's
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