Dexamethasone 0.5mg/5ml Oral Rinse (Mucolox™)
Dexamethasone, a corticosteroid, is similar to a natural hormone produced by your adrenal glands. It often is used to replace this chemical when your body does not make enough of it. It relieves inflammation (swelling, heat, redness, and pain) and is used to treat certain forms of arthritis; skin, blood, kidney, eye, thyroid, and intestinal disorders (e.g., colitis); severe allergies; and asthma. It is also used to treat Lichen planus, Mouth ulcers/Mucositis (Post Chemotherapy/Radiation)
Swish 5ml for 30 seconds then expectorate 4 times daily.
Some side effects may include but are not limited to: upset stomach, stomach irriation, vomiting, headache, dizziness, insomnia, restlessness, depression, anxiety, and acne.
Store this medication at 68°F to 77°F (20°C to 25°C) and away from heat, moisture and light. Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Throw away any unused medicine after the beyond use date. Do not flush unused medications or pour down a sink or drain.