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Dexamethasone

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People with cancer undergoing chemotherapy are often given dexamethasone to counteract certain side effects of their antitumor ...

Dexamethasone - Drug Information - Chemocare

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Drug type: Dexamethasone has many uses in the treatment of cancer. It is classified as a glucocorticosteroid. (For more detail, see "How this drug works" section ...

Dexamethasone Reduces Fatigue in Advanced Cancer Patients

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Aug 2, 2013 ... In patients with advanced cancer, dexamethasone significantly improves fatigue, quality of life, physical well-being, and physical distress.

Widely used anti-nausea drug may interfere with cancer chemotherapy

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Mar 15, 2004 ... "Nearly every patient receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer also receives dexamethasone pre-treatments that may make therapy less ...

Dexamethasone a Potential Treatment for Cancer ... - Oncology Times

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Nov 13, 2013 ... BY HEATHER LINDSEY. Dexamethasone helps to reduce cancer-related fatigue in patients with advanced disease, according to a ...

Guide to Cancer Drugs - American Cancer Society

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The National Institutes of Health's MedLine Plus website is now our go-to source for reliable, timely cancer drug information that meets our standards and patient ...

The Use Of Dexamethasone With Chemotherapy: Benefits And Side ...

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Nov 21, 2010 ... The use of dexamethasone with chemotherapy medications can benefit cancer patients in several ways. A glucocorticosteroid, dexamethasone ...

Dexamethasone (Decadron) | OncoLink

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Sep 23, 2015 ... Dexamethasone is a glucocorticoid with multiple uses, including decrease swelling, prevent allergic reactions or ... Find My Cancer Drug. A. B.

Corticosteroids in Advanced Cancer | Cancer Network

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The most commonly used corticosteroids in the United States include prednisone , prednisolone, methlyprednisolone, dexamethasone, and hydrocortisone, all of ...

Dexamethasone - Navigating Cancer

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How Decadron (dexamethasone) chemotherapy works, side effects, interactions and precautions. Get free tools to track your health.

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Steroids (dexamethasone, prednisolone, methyl prednisolone ...

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There are a number of ways steroids can help during cancer treatment. They include. Treating the cancer ...

Dexamethasone - National Cancer Institute

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Aug 12, 2015 ... This page contains brief information about dexamethasone and a collection of links to more information about the use of this drug, research ...

Dexamethasone can provide short-term relief from cancer-related ...

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Hemonc Today | Cancer-related fatigue is one of the most distressing symptoms reported by patients with cancer.