Anti-inflammatory glucocorticoidDexamethasone is used to treat inflammatory and autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and bronchospasm. It is useful to study apoptosis, cell signaling pathways and gene expression. It is associated with marbofloxacin and clotrimazole and finds application in veterinary medicine to treat difficult ear infections in dogs. It is also used to treat horses with swelling of of distal limbs and general bruising in combination with trichlormethiazide. It is also an anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid.
Soluble in ethanol and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in water.
Store in cool place. Light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
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Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
RTECSNumber : TU3980000
TSCA : TSCA