Typically apply a sufficient amount of Dexaltin Oral Paste to the affected area 1 to several times a day. The dose may be increased or decreased depending on the patient’s condition.
It is for oral use only. Dab or press (do not rub) a small amount of paste onto area to be treated until paste sets and forms a smooth, lubricious film. A cotton swab can be used to apply the paste. Do not try to spread or rub the paste.
For adjunctive treatment and temporary relief of symptoms associated with oral inflammatory lesions and ulcerative lesions secondary to trauma. Apply a small dab to the lesion one to several times a day. For external use only.
Descriptions. Dexamethasone helps inflamed areas. It is used to treat a number of different conditions such as: These include inflammation (swelling), severe allergies, adrenal problems, arthritis, asthma, blood or bone marrow problems, kidney problems, skin conditions, and flare-ups of multiple sclerosis. p>
Use a cotton swab to press (do not rub) a small amount of paste onto the area to be treated until the paste adheres and a smooth, slippery film forms. Do not try to spread the medicine, otherwise it will become crumbly and gritty. Apply the paste before going to bed to allow the medicine to work overnight.
Overdose with this drug is unlikely, even if swallowed. However, if someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms, such as fainting or trouble breathing, call 911. Otherwise, call a poison control center immediately. US citizens can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222.
Gurgle mouthwash daily before bed and preferably after lunch and dinner. It not only prevents the formation of mouth ulcers, but also bad breath. Apply toothpaste to the wounds to treat them. Avoid drinking hot liquids such as tea, coffee and avoid oily, spicy foods.
6. Response and Effectiveness. The maximum effect of dexamethasone is reached within 10 to 30 minutes after administration; However, it can take a few days for inflammation to be well controlled.
Some products that may interact with this medicine include: aldesleukin, medicines that can cause bleeding/bruising (including antiplatelet medicines like clopidogrel, “blood thinners” like dabigatran/warfarin, NSAIDs like aspirin/celecoxib/ibuprofen), mifepristone.
Toothpaste typically has an expiration date approximately two years after the date of manufacture. Next time you run out of toothpaste and find an old tube that’s been sitting in one of your suitcases for years, make sure to check the expiration date.
The home application can be either a clean finger application or a custom tray. MI Paste Plus can be left on overnight. Emphasize the benefits of long-term use to patients.
Leave MI Paste undisturbed for 3 minutes. Use your tongue to spread the remaining MI paste in your mouth and hold it for as long as possible (1-2 minutes) without spitting or swallowing. Rinse gently if necessary. Alternatively, it is safe to swallow MI Paste.
As with other corticosteroids, therapy should be discontinued when control is achieved. If there is no improvement within 2 weeks, contact your doctor or dentist.